Donetsk filter station is again without power - water supply will be cut to Avdiivka, part of Donetsk

InformNapalm: "Persons involved in extrajudicial killing near Debaltseve in 2015 identified Tillerson: Wouldn’t condone American army in Ukraine, just local army with US-provided weapons Tillerson: Taking of Crimea was "dramatic." There should have been a military response in defensive posture. Tillerson pledges US would never recognize Russian Crimea while he is in office, unless a deal Ukrainians agree to is struck Avdiivka is under intense heavy artillery shelling, electricity flickers. Donetsk, area of railway station: non-stop outgoing artillery pounding Heavy clashes reportedly near Pisky - machine guns, mortars and artilleryMakiivka: artillery volleys from area Lisne-VostochnyHeavy launches in Donetsk, Makiivka and hits at Avdiivka "Promka"Rubio: "It should not be hard to say" that Putin is a war criminal Tillerson says "Russian leadership would have understood a more powerful response" to acts of force in Ukraine. Rex Tillerson: “The taking of Crimea was an act of force. It required a proportional show of force [by Ukraine]" Tillerson says US military should have provided support to Ukraine when Russia invaded Crimea. "Russia must be held to account for its actions" - Trump's nominee for Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson Clashes near Maryinka, heavy intensity - for few time#RexTillerson calls out Russia for "invading Ukraine, taking Crimea," and aiding atrocities in Syria. #RexTillerson says Russia has no legal claim to CrimeaLuhansk is without water cause of water pipeline damage at Petrivka, Luhansk regionSource: Russian forces deployed additional forces on frontline near SakhankaThe President of Moldova Igor Dodon will arrive next week in Moscow: "to restore strategic partnership with Russia" Canadian soldiers training Ukrainian military in Starychi, Ukraine, last month ATO spox: NGU servicemen from Lviv performed field shooting exercises in the ATO area Col. Motuzyanyk: Over the previous day, 1 UA serviceman was killed in action, 3 UA soldiers were wounded in action ATO spokesperson: Most active, militants were in Popasna area where hostilities occurred during 1st half of the day Col. Motuzyanyk: In Troitske, enemy fired at UA positions with rocket launchers in the evening ATO spox: Twice, cease-fire government was violated by militants near Stanytsia Luhanska Col. Oleksandr Motuzyanyk: Donetsk sector “hotspots”: Svitlodarsk area, Horlivka perimeter, Avdiivka, Donetsk airport area ATO spokesperson: Yesterday, during 6 hours, militants shelled UA positions in Avdiivka Col. Oleksandr Motuzyanyk: Yesterday, after 7 PM, UA servicemen repelled back enemy attack near Taramchuk Col. Oleksandr Motuzyanyk: Luhansk sector: militants opened fire at “traditional” hotspots Col. Motuzyanyk: In the Mariupol sector, militants fired at UA positions for 30 times

Map. History of Ukraine conflict

17 January 2017
InformNapalm: "Persons involved in extrajudicial killing near Debaltseve in 2015 identified
"Russia must be held to account for its actions" - Trump's nominee for Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson
Canadian soldiers training Ukrainian military in Starychi, Ukraine, last month
ATO spox: NGU servicemen from Lviv performed field shooting exercises in the ATO area