Shooting in Donetsk tonightHeavy fighting audible in #Mariinka tonight, heavy machine guns and strong explosions#Petrovka, heavy battle still ongoing, people are hiding in basements, flashes in the sky, heavy pounding.#Donetsk #Yasynuvata Outgoing again. Helicopter reported. Avdiivka-Nevel'ske. Possible MedevacChristmas tree in #Luhansk tonight#Mayorsk - two WIA's TSN news filming group got under shelling in ShirokineShelling in MariinkaKommersant reports: EU sanctions to continue for another six monthsRussian fighter at Novoazovs'kWhat sounds like a tank or a 120mm mortar in the Airport area #Donetsk Clashes over church control in Rivne regionMonument to Stalin opened in LuhanskEchelon with military vehicles on the way to Ukrainian border in Rostov regionPresident Erdogan met Ukrainian MP and leader of Crimea's Tatars Dzhemilev todayStorchak: Ukraine has no chance of winning this court case. Russia did not give Crimea "a penny" of the promised 15 billions - Aksenov Romania-Major components of Aegis Ashore Missile Defense System completed; shows success of US-RO cooperation Small arms shooting at Opytne-SpartakAt least 3 hit of 120mm mortars mines near Ukrainian positions in MayorskNATO Head Renews Calls on Russia to Remove Forces From Ukraine #Donetsk. Volleys started again. Sounds like from Balka - Smolyanka.@JunckerEU "This Morning @EU_Commission Adopted Positive Reports On Progress On Visa Liberalisation For #Georgia, #Ukraine And #Kosovo." Russian MLRS GRAD from Horlivka hit school in Novhorods'ke. No casualtiesIn Mariupol detained 17 people with grenade launchers and machine guns Sberbank drops below 100 RUB as Ukraine moratorium also applies to $500mln owed to Russian banks#SaudiArabia could buy 30 An-178 cargo aircrafts100 helmets for Ukrainian pilotsThe fire in the hostel of the Sevastopol: seven rescued, one is in the hospital with poisoning

Map. History of Ukraine conflict

18 December 2015
Christmas tree in #Luhansk tonight
TSN news filming group got under shelling in Shirokine
Russian fighter at Novoazovs'k
Clashes over church control in Rivne region
Monument to Stalin opened in Luhansk
Echelon with military vehicles on the way to Ukrainian border in Rostov region
President Erdogan met Ukrainian MP and leader of Crimea's Tatars Dzhemilev today
Romania-Major components of Aegis Ashore Missile Defense System completed; shows success of US-RO cooperation
Russian MLRS GRAD from Horlivka hit school in Novhorods'ke. No casualties
Sberbank drops below 100 RUB as Ukraine moratorium also applies to $500mln owed to Russian banks
#SaudiArabia could buy 30 An-178 cargo aircrafts
100 helmets for Ukrainian pilots
The fire in the hostel of the Sevastopol: seven rescued, one is in the hospital with poisoning