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Russia's hybrid military forces on March 30 mounted 18 attacks on Ukrainian Army positions in Donbas, eastern Ukraine, with one Ukrainian soldier reported as killed in action (KIA) and another four as wounded in action (WIA).

"The armed forces of the Russian Federation violated the ceasefire 18 times on March 30. One Ukrainian soldier was killed and another four were wounded as a result of enemy shelling," the press center of Ukraine's Joint Forces Operation Headquarters said in an update posted on Facebook as of 07:00 Kyiv time on March 31.

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The enemy engaged Ukrainian troops with proscribed 120mm and 82mm mortars, grenade launchers of various types, heavy machine guns, and rifles. In addition, enemy snipers were active.

Under attack came Ukrainian positions near the towns of Avdiyivka and Maryinka, and the villages of Vodiane, Lebedynske, Pavlopil, Pisky, Nevelske, Novotoshkivske, Novhorodske, Novoluhanske, Luhanske, Khutir Vilny, and Shumy.

The enemy did not attack Ukrainian positions from 00:00 to 07:00 Kyiv time on March 31.