1 Ukrainian Soldier Wounded

January 1, 2018
Photo by Reuters

Ukraine Day 1413: LIVE UPDATES BELOW. One Ukrainian soldier was wounded and taken to the hospital

Yesterday’s coverage of the Ukraine conflict can be found here.

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1 Ukrainian Soldier Wounded

Photo by Reuters 

The ceasefire was violated 7 times by Russia-backed forces, Unian reported.

One Ukrainian soldier was wounded and taken to the hospital, the ATO [Anti-Terrorist Operation] reported.
On the Lugansk line, militants fired 82-mm mortars, grenade-launchers and heavy machine guns near Luganskoye and used small arms to fire on Ukrainian positions at Stanitsa Luganskaya.
On the Donetsk line, at night time, militants fired small arms and grenade-launchers on Verknyetoretskoye.
On the Maritime line, there were attacks near Gnutovo and Shirokino as well as near Vodyanoye from grenade-launchers and light infantry weapons.

In its evening dispatch, the ATO reported firing on Pavlopol with 120-mm mortars. 

— Catherine A. Fitzpatrick