Olha Hlushchenko – Saturday, May 7, 2022, 6:34 a.m.
Ukrainian troops destroyed a Russian ammunition depot and 20 units of Russian military equipment in a village in the Mykolaiv region.
Source: General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine on Facebook
Staff Quote: “The enemy continues its offensive in the Skhid [East] operational area in order to establish full control over the Donetsk and Luhansk regions and maintain a land corridor with [Russian-]occupied Crimea.”
Details: There has been no active combat action on the Polissia Front. A secret rotation of Russian troop units covering part of the Russian-Ukrainian border may be underway to test the units’ combat readiness.
On the In front of Silversky, the invader took no action. Russian troops are strengthening their positions and defense lines in parts of Russia’s Kursk region near the border with Ukraine.
There was no active aggressor activity on the In front of Slobozhansky. Russian forces continue to bombard residential areas and suburbs of Kharkiv with artillery. The aggressor uses drones to carry out aerial reconnaissance on the Izium facade to determine the positions of the Ukrainian troops.
The Russian occupiers blew up 3 road bridges near the towns of Tsyrkuny and Ruski Tyshky, in the Kharkiv region, in order to hinder the counter-offensive of the Ukrainian armed forces.
On the Donetsk and Tavriia frontsRussian troops continue to bombard Ukrainian troops with artillery throughout the line of contact and have deployed operational and tactical aircraft to carry out missile and airstrikes on Ukrainian troop positions.
The Russians continue to besiege the units of the Defense Forces around Azovstal in Mariupol, and in some areas they have resumed the assault to take control of the factory.
On the Pivdennyi Buh beforethe aggressor bombarded the positions of the Ukrainian troops with artillery and deployed missiles and rocket launchers to bombard the infrastructure of the city of Mykolaiv.
Ukrainian Defense Forces destroyed an ammunition depot and 20 units of Russian military equipment in the village of Ivan-Kepyne, Mykolaiv region.
The Russian occupation forces are taking a number of measures to ensure the combat effectiveness of their units and to support the Russian occupation regime in the city of Kherson. The number of checkpoints and mobile patrols has been increased.
The Armed Forces of Ukraine struck 14 Orlan drones during the day on Friday, May 6.
8 attacks by Russian forces were repelled in the Donetsk and Luhansk regions. 3 tanks, 8 artillery systems, 7 armored fighting vehicles, 1 vehicle and 3 units of special engineering equipment belonging to the invaders were destroyed by Ukrainian forces.