The militants attempted to break out of the AFU positions in the direction of Donetsk: published details of hard clashes near the Cool Beams

Terrorists “DNR” and “LNR” used against APU different types of weapons, violating the ceasefire over the past day 50. In addition to small arms, during the shelling of positions of ATO forces, the invaders used 120-mm and 82-mm mortars, heavy machine guns, weapons, infantry fighting vehicles, rocket-propelled grenades.

Underfire was all three directions of the front, where the insurgents have made
vile provocation, trying to cause the APU to return fire.

Marinka and Water, and Krasnogorovka, Talakovka, Shirokino, Pavlopol,
Starognatovka, Novotroitsk came under fire on the Mariupol direction.

Occupiers in the direction of Donetsk shelled the positions of Ukrainian
military near Lugansk, Maori, Trinity, Avdeevka, Zaytsevy, Novoselovka
Second. In the area of Steep Beams clash occurred.

Terrorists “LC” covered fire positions of Ukrainian armed forces near the Beam
Asarnoj in the direction of Lugansk, under the shelling also hit krymske, Stanytsia
Luhansk and Raspberry.

defense Minister Poltorak acknowledged that the next stage of the cease-fire declared
the eve of the Christmas holidays, and due in 00:00 24 Dec,completely defeated by the separatists.

In addition,learned the details of the prisoner exchange,in which the main role is played not by the leaders
republics and the Kremlin.