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"The Russian Federation's armed groups violated the ceasefire 15 times in the past day," the press center of Ukraine's Joint Forces Operation said in a Facebook update as of 07:00 Kyiv time on April 30, 2020.

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Russia-led forces opened fire from proscribed 122mm artillery systems, 120mm and 82mm mortars, an anti-aircraft gun, grenade launchers of various types, weapons installed on infantry fighting vehicles, heavy machine guns, and rifles.

Under attack came Ukrainian positions near the towns of Avdiyivka and Krasnohorivka, and the villages of Pavlopil, Pisky, Kamianka, Taramchuk, Novotoshkivske, Novo-Oleksandrivka, Novozvanivka, Orikhove, Khutir Vilny, and Novhorodske.

Joint Forces returned fire to each enemy shelling. According to intelligence data, two members of Russia-led forces were killed and another three were wounded.

"Since Friday midnight, Russia-led forces have attacked Ukrainian positions nine times near the villages of Bohdanivka, Vodiane, Krymske, and Pivdenne, using 120mm and 82mm mortars, grenade launchers of various types, heavy machine guns, and sniper and small arms," the update said.

Two Ukrainian soldiers were wounded as a result of enemy shelling on Friday. Losses among enemy forces are being verified.