Another two servicemen of LPR People’s Militia died defending Debaltsevo area between December 20 and December 21, other two were injured by the enemy’s artillery strikes, LPR People’s Militia spokesman major Andrei Marochko told LuganskInformCenter. A total of four servicemen of Lugansk People’s Republic were killed, five were injured in the course of Ukrainian army’s attempts to breach People’s Militia defense in Debaltsevo area that started on December 18.
Earlier Marochko informed that Kiev’s military continue the shelling of LPR People’s Militia positions in Debaltsevo area, trying to dislodge LPR servicemen from their positions.
On December 18 Armed Forces of Ukraine’s 54th brigades units began attempting a breakthrough in the area of Kalinovka village near Debaltsevo, Logvinovo village area got hit by artillery strikes as well. According to People’s Militia, Kiev’s military lost 10 men dead in the course of the fighting, approximately 20 were injured.