Avdiivka: Reports of machine guns shooting and mortarsVitaly Churkin: the Peacekeeping mission proposed by Kyiv in the Donbass is attempt to distract attentionDuda has cancelled the appointment of Marcin Wojciechowskiy as Ambassador of Poland in Ukraine Kyiv in WinterIn Horlivka armed "DPR” members held @OSCE_SMM monitors, forced them to ground and searched vehicles for video material Russian militant at fire range near AntratsytOSCE SMM cannot get into Kominternove, captured by pro-Russian militants in the neutral area. #Ukraine In Kominternovo the situation has not changed - militants had not left, - the speaker of the ATO Christmas song by Ukrainian air-borne troopsErdogan: Why Did Russia Enter Georgia, Ukraine? Col. Andriy Lysenko: Ukrainian Armed Forces did not incur any casualties; 1 UA serviceman was wounded in the shelling near Zaitseve ATO spox: A flight of 2 reconnaissance RU jets was recorded yesterday at the administration line with the Crimea Cache of weapons was found in Bugas of Donetsk regionTwitter blocked accounts from top of Ukrainian twitter communityA Belgian Air Force F-16 taking off at Ämari Air Base, Estonia as part of #NATO Baltic Air Policing Mission Russia-backed militants fired 24 times upon Ukrainian troops over last day, 1/4 of attacks include precision fire - ATO press center Christmas festivities in #Slavyansk#Lviv, Christmas #Russia|n hybrid army amasses armored vehicles, weapons on several directions – #Ukraine Def. Min. Lebedyns'ke near #Mariupol was under 82mm mortar fire by pro #Russia|n forces this eveningMerkel expressed confidence in the fast progress in the negotiations on Ukraine Freezing rain over Eastern Ukraine. Blackouts tonight expectedDeputy of general director of Crimean-Tatar channel ATR Ayder Muzhdabeev was attacked by unknown in KyivExplosions heard in Horlivka in direction of Novhorods'keUAF positions in #Pisky and #Optyne are under RU fire Ukrainian intelligence: Russian colonel Dmitry Bondarev is commander of militants near Novoazovs'k.@OSCE_SMM observed relative calm with a small number of ceasefire violations in #Donetsk and #Luhansk, #Ukraine Russian militant in Antratsyt, Luhansk regionUkraine Prosecutor-General's Office Threatens To Sue US Research Fellow For Calling For Shokin's Dismissal Russian militants hit Zaitseve with 82mm mortars. Total 18 ceasefire violations today

Map. History of Ukraine conflict

8 January 2016
Vitaly Churkin: the Peacekeeping mission proposed by Kyiv in the Donbass is attempt to distract attention
Duda has cancelled the appointment of Marcin Wojciechowskiy as Ambassador of Poland in Ukraine
Kyiv in Winter
Russian militant at fire range near Antratsyt
Christmas song by Ukrainian air-borne troops
Cache of weapons was found in Bugas of Donetsk region
Twitter blocked accounts from top of Ukrainian twitter community
A Belgian Air Force F-16 taking off at Ämari Air Base, Estonia as part of #NATO Baltic Air Policing Mission
Christmas festivities in #Slavyansk
#Lviv, Christmas
Deputy of general director of Crimean-Tatar channel ATR Ayder Muzhdabeev was attacked by unknown in Kyiv
Ukrainian intelligence: Russian colonel Dmitry Bondarev is commander of militants near Novoazovs'k
Russian militant in Antratsyt, Luhansk region
Russian militants hit Zaitseve with 82mm mortars. Total 18 ceasefire violations today