The enemy continues to focus its main efforts on the Kupyansk, Lymansk, Bakhmutsk, Avdiivsk and Marinsky directions - 25 combat clashes took place there during the past day.
This is reported by the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
During the past day, the enemy launched 20 missile strikes. In populated areas of Kyiv and Dnipropetrovsk regions - with the use of 10 Kh-101/Kh-555 air-based cruise missiles (destroyed by our defenders). The enemy launched a missile attack on the Dnipro twice. First used 7 missiles from S-300/S-400. The second time - hit a medical facility, using "Iskander".
Also, 2 Russian anti-aircraft guided missiles hit the city of Avdiyivka. In addition, the enemy carried out 68 airstrikes, in particular, used Iranian attack drones of the "Shahed" type on the cities of Merefa and Izyum of the Kharkiv region, and also used guided aerial bombs on the city of Avdiyivka and the village of New York.
At the same time, he carried out about 89 attacks from rocket salvo systems on the positions of our troops and populated areas. Unfortunately, there are dead and wounded among the civilian population, a medical institution in the city of Dnipro, educational institutions in Izyum and New York, residential apartment buildings and private buildings were damaged.
The probability of launching missile and air strikes on the entire territory of Ukraine remains high.
The situation at the fronts
On the Volyn and Poliske directions, the operational situation has not changed significantly.
In the Siverskyi and Slobozhanskyi directions, the enemy carried out airstrikes on the Strilecha and Zemlianok districts of the Kharkiv region, carried out mortar and artillery attacks on the settlements of Senkivka, Sosnivka, and Zalizniy Myst in the Chernihiv region; Svarkove, Boyaro-Lezhachi, Stari Virky, Pavlivka, Volfine, Basivka, Zapsilya, Myropyllya, Velika Pisarivka of the Sumy region, as well as Odnorobivka, Kozacha Lopan, Strelecha, Hlyboke, Neskuchne, Green, Ternova, Staritsa, Gatyshche, Vovchansk, Karaichne, Mala Vovcha, Budarky and Vilkhuvatka in Kharkiv region.
In the Kupyan direction, the enemy does not stop trying to improve the tactical position. Carried out airstrikes near Kislivka, Kotlyarivka, Tabaivka, and Raigorodka in the Kharkiv region. He led unsuccessful offensive actions in the Masyutivka area. Kolodyazne, Dvorichna, Masyutivka, Kislivka, Kamianka of Kharkiv region and Stelmakhivka of Luhansk region were subjected to artillery and mortar shelling.
In the Lyman direction, during the day, the enemy carried out unsuccessful offensive actions in the area of Bilogorivka. There, he carried out an airstrike. Nevske, Dibrova, Belogorivka in the Luhansk region and Verkhnokamianske and Spirne in the Donetsk region were hit by artillery fire.
In the direction of Bakhmut, the enemy carried out unsuccessful offensive actions in the direction of Predtechny. He carried out airstrikes in the districts of Hryhorivka and Bila Hora. Vasyukivka, Privillia, Orihovo-Vasylivka, Hryhorivka, Bakhmut, Kalynivka, Chasiv Yar, Ivanivske, Stupochki, Predtechine, Kostyantynivka, Bila Gora and North of the Donetsk region were affected by enemy shelling.
In the Avdiivsk direction, the enemy carried out offensive actions in the Pervomaisky direction, without success. He carried out airstrikes on Avdiivka and Pervomaiske, carried out artillery attacks on the settlements of Avdiivka, Pervomaiske, Karlivka and Nevelske in the Donetsk region.
In the Marinka direction, units of the defense forces repelled numerous enemy attacks in the area of the city of Marinka. At the same time, Georgiyivka and Pobeda in the Donetsk region also came under enemy shelling.
On the Shakhtarsky direction, the enemy carried out airstrikes in the areas of Vugledar, Prechistivka, and Velika Novosilka, shelling the settlements of Paraskoviivka, Vugledar, and Prechistivka.
The enemy is defending in the Zaporizhzhуа and Kherson directions. He carried out airstrikes near Stepovoye in the Zaporizhzhуа region and Zmiivka in the Kherson region. Shelled the settlements of Vremivka and Novosilka of the Donetsk region; Olhivske, Gulyaipole, Zaliznychne, Biloghirya, Mala Tokmachka, Mali Shcherbaki and Kamianske of the Zaporizhzhуа region; Zolota Balka, Vesele, Kozatske, Lviv, Antonivka, Kizomys, Stanislav of the Kherson region and the city of Kherson.
Losses of the enemy
Over the past day, the Air Force of the Defense Forces has carried out 11 strikes on areas where enemy personnel and military equipment are concentrated. Also, 5 enemy reconnaissance UAVs of the "Orlan-10" type and 2 - of the "Zala" type were destroyed.
Missile troops and artillery units hit 3 control points, 3 areas of concentration of weapons and military equipment, 2 ammunition depots, 2 artillery units in firing positions, 1 anti-aircraft defense device and 2 more important enemy targets.