The Ukrainian military continues to inflict damage on the enemy, in particular, they destroyed two command posts. The Russian invaders are trying to conduct offensive operations in four directions in the Donetsk region. This is stated in the summary of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
Volynskoye, Polesskoye, Severskoye and Slobozhansky directions
The operational situation without significant changes, no signs of formations of enemy offensive groupings were found.
During the day, the enemy shelled the settlements of Bachevsk, Volfin and Zapsilye in the Sumy region, as well as the settlements of Veterinary, Strelka, Ogurtsovo, Volchansk, Rubleno, Dvorichanskoye in the Kharkov region.
Masyutovka, Kupyansk, Kamenka and Pervomayskoye in the Kharkiv region and Novoselovskoye and Starch in the Luhansk region fell under enemy shelling.
During the day, the enemy conducted unsuccessful offensive operations in the area south of Kremennaya. Makeevka, Dibrova, Belogorovka in the Luhansk region and Ivanovka, Wells and Zarechnoye in the Donetsk region came under artillery fire.
The enemy does not stop storming Bakhmut – during the day, our defenders repelled about 20 enemy attacks. At the same time, the enemy conducted unsuccessful offensive operations in the Bogdanovka region of the Donetsk region. Vasyukovka, Minkovka, Bakhmut, Grigorovka, Ivanovskoye, Belaya Gora, Kleban-Byk and Novodmitrovka suffered from enemy shelling.
Avdeevskoe and Maryinskoe directions
The enemy carried out offensive operations in the areas of Novokalinovo, Pervomayskoye and Marinka, but had no success. At the same time, the enemy shelled the settlements of Novobakhmutovka, Avdeevka, Vodiane, Krasnogorovka, Georgievka, Maryinka in the Donetsk region.
During the day, the enemy did not carry out offensive actions. UAVs were actively used to correct artillery fire. He carried out shelling of the settlements of Novomikhailovka, Vuhledar, Prechistovka, Velyka Novoselka, Donetsk region.
Zaporozhye and Kherson directions
The enemy continues to build up defensive capabilities. Fired at Gulyaipole, Zheleznodorozhnoye, Belogorye, Malaya Tokmachka, Kamianske, Zaporozhye region; Berislav, Veseloye, Burgunka, Antonovka, Huge, and also the city of Kherson.
Actions of the occupiers
In the city of Starobelsk, Luhansk region, the so-called occupational “authority” uses representatives of public utilities to settle the military personnel of the Russian occupation forces in apartments and houses that have temporarily left the citizens of Ukraine.
Cases of civilians being evacuated to an unknown destination without explanation after random checks of mobile phones also became more frequent.
Aviation of the defense forces delivered seven strikes on the areas of concentration of the invaders in a day. The rocket and artillery units hit two enemy control posts and an electronic warfare station.