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Russia's hybrid military forces attacked Ukrainian army positions in Donbas three times in the past 24 hours, with one Ukrainian soldier reported as killed in action (KIA).

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"In the Luhansk sector, the enemy fired grenade launchers and heavy machine guns on the defenders of the village of Luhanske," the press center of the headquarters of Ukraine's military operations reported on Facebook on Friday morning.

In the Donetsk sector, the Ukrainian fortified positions near the town of Avdiyivka came under fire from 82mm mortars.