In the area of ATO 16 attacks during the “regime of silence”

В зоне АТО 16 обстрелов во время "режима тишины"

Intelligence captures a sharp decline in the level of discipline from the separatists.

Separatists recorded 16 attacks in the Donbas since the beginning of the day, announced the press center of the ATO headquarters on Saturday evening.

“The 82-millimetre mortars occupants fired at Shirokino and Water. Rocket-propelled grenades, heavy machine guns and small arms – Starognatovka, Shirokino and Pavlopol,” – said in the headquarters.

On Donetsk the direction from an 82-millimetre mortars, APCS and grenade launchers separatists fired at Luhansk, the Novgorod of the Item and Zaitsev.

In the ranks ORDO since the beginning of the regime of “silence” there has been a sharp decline in discipline, an increase in the number of cases of drunkenness, drug use, and sabotage to carry out the orders, according to the Main intelligence Directorate of the defense Ministry of Ukraine.

In particular we are talking about 6 units of the separate motorized rifle regiment (kadievka) and 7 separate motorized rifle brigade (Bryanka) of the armed forces: soldiers leave their positions, increased the number of violations in public places, and offenses against the local population.

According to intelligence reports, the issuance of financial support to the separatists in December postponed after holidays and weekends in 2017.

In DND, in turn, say about the 224 attacks per day by the Ukrainian military.

Recall that five days later after a shootout on the arc Svetlodarsk under debaltseve the Ukrainian side returned the bodies of two dead soldiers.

As you know, December 21, members of the trilateral contact group on settling the situation in Eastern Ukraine agreed on a complete ceasefire with 00:00 on 24 December in the Donbass in connection with the upcoming holidays.