The troops of the Russian Federation, trying to take full control of the Donetsk and Luhansk regions, continue to focus their main efforts on conducting offensive operations in the Kupyansky, Limansky, Bakhmutsky, Avdeevsky and Miner directions. This was announced on February 15 by the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the morning report.
Over the past day, units of the Defense Forces repelled the attacks of the invaders in areas of more than 20 settlements. Among them: Gryanikovka, Kharkiv region; Nevsky, Kremennaya, Belogorovka, Luhansk region; Fedorovka, Bakhmut, Ivanovskoye, Vodyanoye, Pervomayskoye, Maryinka, Pobeda, Novomikhailovka, Vugledar and Prechistovka in Donetsk region.
In the Volyn, Polessky, Seversky and Slobozhansky directions, no signs of the formation of enemy offensive groups were found. The enemy does not stop mortar and artillery shelling of the positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, as well as settlements near the line of confrontation.
In the Kupyansky and Limansky directions, more than 20 settlements came under shelling, in Bakhmutsky – more than 25, in Avdeevsky and Shakhtersky – 30, in Zaporozhye – more than 20. In the Kherson direction, Kherson and areas of more than 30 settlements suffered from enemy artillery fire.
In just one day on February 14, the enemy launched two missile attacks on civilian infrastructure in the Donetsk region and three air strikes. In addition, 68 enemy attacks from the MLRS were recorded, in particular, on civilian targets in the Kherson and Mykolaiv regions.
The threat of further Russian air and missile strikes throughout Ukraine remains high.
During the day, Ukrainian aviation inflicted eight strikes on the areas of concentration of personnel and military equipment of the occupiers.
Rocketeers and artillerymen hit a command post, two enemy manpower concentration areas, six ammunition depots, and two electronic warfare stations.