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Russia's hybrid military forces mounted 17 attacks on Ukrainian army positions in Donbas on Saturday, April 7, with one Ukrainian soldier reported as wounded in action (WIA).

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"In the Donetsk sector, the militants fired grenade launchers at the Ukrainian fortified positions near the town of Avdiyivka and the village of Vodiane, as well as heavy machine guns in the village of Hnutove," the press center of the headquarters of Ukraine's military operations said in an evening update as of 18:00 on April 7, 2018.

In addition, the occupiers used an anti-tank missile system near the village of Talakivka. A sniper was active near the villages of Shyrokyne, Slavne and Pavlopil. Furthermore, the defenders of Avdiyivka, Vodiane, Slavne and Pavlopil came under fire from small arms.

In the Luhansk sector, the Russian occupation forces opened fire from hand-held anti-tank grenade launchers and heavy machine guns at the Ukrainian fortified positions near the village of Luhanske.