Tense situation is being observed along all of the frontline. The number of shellings by Ukrainian army increased. Fighting continues on Debaltsevo direction and in the south of the Republic.
Local residents inform on the shelling of northern and western outskirts of Gorlovka. The enemy fires mortars, IFV guns, automatic grenade launchers, large-caliber machine guns and small arms.
Ukrainian military shelled Krasny Partizan village and Avdeevka industrial zone north of Donetsk by 120mm mortars. Trudovskie village in Petrovsky district of the capital also came under fire.
Grigorovka, Oktyabr, Sergeyevka, Sakhanka and Leninskoye villages in the south of the Republic were shelled by Armed Forces of Ukraine. 82mm and 120mm mortars, various grenade launchers and IFV guns were fired.
DPR recon revealed the location of Ukrainian artillery banned by Minsk Agreements. Up to two platoons of 120mm mortars were registered on Donetsk direction. A platoon of 120mm mortars, as well as up to a battery of 122mm D-30 howitzers were registered on the southern direction.
According to updated information, on December 27 Ukrainian military violated the ceasefire 533 times.