Ministry of Defense of Ukraine

Russia's hybrid military forces attacked Ukrainian army positions in Donbas 27 times in the past 24 hours in defiance of an earlier announced ceasefire.

"In the Donetsk sector, the militants used grenade launchers and mortars near the town of Avdiyivka, Butivka coal mine, and the villages of Lebedynske, Vodiane, Novotroyitske, Verkhniotoretske, Pavlopil, Nevelske, Kamianka, Novomykhailivka, Talakivka and Berezove," the press center of the headquarters of Ukraine's military operations reported on Facebook Friday morning.

Read alsoAnti-Terrorist Operation in Donbas to end in May - PoroshenkoIn the Luhansk sector, the occupiers fired machine guns in the direction of Ukrainian forces near the villages of Troyitske, Novozvanivka and Luhanske.

No Ukrainian soldiers were killed or wounded in action.