During the day, 42 military clashes occurred.
Armed Forces of Ukraine, war
The operational situation in the east and south of Ukraine remains difficult. Defense forces continue to hold back the enemy at Marinka and Avdievka. In these two directions, the Ukrainian Armed Forces repelled 26 enemy attacks. During the day, 42 military clashes occurred.
This is stated in the evening report of the General Staff.
In total, the enemy launched 2 missile and 29 air strikes, and carried out 19 attacks from multiple launch rocket systems on the positions of our troops and populated areas. Russian terrorist attacks have unfortunately resulted in civilian deaths and injuries. Private residential and apartment buildings and other civilian infrastructure were destroyed and damaged.
In the Volyn and Polessk directions, the operational situation has not changed significantly. There were no signs of the formation of offensive groups. Certain units of the armed forces of Belarus perform tasks in the regions bordering Ukraine.
On Seversky and Slobozhanskydirections, the enemy maintains a military presence in border areas, conducts sabotage and reconnaissance activities, shells populated areas from Russian territory, and increases the density of mine and explosive barriers along the state border of Ukraine. The enemy carried out air strikes in the areas of the settlements of Vilcha and Olkhovatka, Kharkov region. More than 30 settlements were shelled by artillery and mortars, among them Gremyachka, Chernihiv region; Fotovyzh, Rodionovka, Volfin, Vysokoe, Seredina Buda, Sumy region; Gatishche, Pletenevka, Dugouts, Kharkov region.
On Kupyansk directionThe defense forces repelled 5 attacks near Sinkovka, Kharkov region, where the enemy tried to break through the defense of our troops. The enemy also carried out an air strike in the Petropavlovka area of the Kharkov region. About 10 settlements came under artillery and mortar fire, in particular Sinkovka, Ivanovka, Petropavlovka, Berestovo in the Kharkov region.
In the Limansky directionOur defenders repelled 3 attacks east of Ternov and Vesele, Donetsk region, where the enemy tried to improve the tactical situation. The enemy also carried out an air strike in the Serebryansky forestry area of the Lugansk region. More than 15 settlements were damaged by enemy artillery and mortar shelling, including Nevskoye in the Lugansk region and Torskoye, Grigorievka, Verkhnekamennoye, Spornoye in the Donetsk region.
In the Bakhmut directionDefense forces repulsed an enemy attack near Kleshchievka, Donetsk region. More than 10 settlements came under artillery and mortar fire, in particular Bogdanovka, Klishchievka, Andreevka in the Donetsk region.
In the Avdeevsky directionour defenders repelled 9 enemy attacks near Novobakhmutovka, Avdeevka, Severny and another 10 attacks near Pervomaisky and Nevelsky, Donetsk region. Here the occupiers tried unsuccessfully to improve the tactical situation. About 15 settlements were subjected to enemy artillery and mortar shelling, including Keramik, Novobakhmutovka, Avdeevka, Severnoye, Nevelskoye in the Donetsk region.
In the Maryinsky directionDefense forces continue to contain the enemy near Marinka and Novomikhailovka, Donetsk region, where the enemy tried to break through the defenses of our troops 7 times and carried out over 20 air strikes in the Novomikhailovka area, Donetsk region. The settlements of the Donetsk region such as Georgievka, Pobeda, Novomikhailovka, Konstantinovka came under artillery and mortar fire from the occupiers.
In the Miner directionthe enemy did not conduct offensive (assault) actions. He fired artillery and mortars at more than 10 settlements, including Ugledar, Vodyanoye, Zolotaya Niva, Urozhainoye in the Donetsk region.
In the Zaporozhye directionour defenders repelled 4 attacks near Robotinoye and to the west Verbovoy Zaporozhye region, where the enemy unsuccessfully tried to restore the lost position. About 20 settlements were shelled by artillery and mortars, including Olgovskoe, Volshebnoe, Belogorye, Robotino, Pyatikhatki in the Zaporozhye region.
In the area of responsibility of the OVSU “Odessa” on Kherson > the regional center of the Kherson region was subjected to enemy artillery shelling. The enemy also carried out attacks from multiple launch rocket systems in the areas of the settlements of Tyaginka, Ivanovka, Krynki, and Kizomis in the Kherson region.
The enemy does not abandon his intention to dislodge our units from the bridgeheads on the left bank of the Dnieper. Thus, during the day, the enemy carried out 10 unsuccessful assault operations, but Ukrainian soldiers continue to hold their positions and inflict significant losses on the enemy.
During the day, the Defense Forces aviation carried out strikes on 7 areas where enemy personnel were concentrated. Also, the forces and means of the air defense of Ukraine destroyed the X-59 guided aircraft missile.
Units of the missile forces inflicted defeat on 2 areas of concentration of personnel, weapons and military equipment, a control point, ammunition composition and an enemy electronic warfare station.