Ukrainian Armed Forces Repel Russian Assault Marinka General Staff Report

ALONA MAZURENKO – FRIDAY AUGUST 5, 2022, 7:16 PM

Russian occupation forces tried to mount an assault on Marinka and advance on Lozove, but they failed and were forced to retreat.

Source: General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine on Facebook, information at 6:00 p.m. on August 5

Details: On the In front of SilvershchynaRussia maintains units of the Western Military District in the regions of Bryansk and Kursk oblasts (Russia) near the Russian-Ukrainian border.

Russian troops perform combat engineering tasks to reinforce their positions and install CCTV systems.

They used artillery to shell civilian infrastructure in and around Zaliznyi Mist and Hremiach (Chernihiv Oblast) and Starikove (Sumy Oblast).

Russia’s efforts on the before Slobozhanshchyna are aimed at preventing the Ukrainian armed forces from creating favorable conditions for mounting an offensive.

On the Kharkiv FrontRussian forces bombarded the city of Kharkiv and five other towns and villages using tube and rocket artillery.

Russian troops did not carry out assault operations on the Sloviansk Frontalthough they continued to use different types of artillery to fire on areas near Bohorodychne, Dolyna, Dibrivne, Velyka Komyshuvakha and Ridne.

Russia’s efforts on the Facade of Donetsk focus on areas around Bakhmut and Avdiivka.

In particular, the Russian occupation forces are trying to create favorable conditions to seize Soledar and Bakhmut and to force Ukrainian troops to retreat from the western outskirts of Donetsk.

On the Kramatorsk and Bakhmut fronts, the Russian occupation forces used tank guns, as well as tube and rocket artillery, to fire on areas near Siversk, Hryhorivka, Verkhnokamianske, Bakhmut, Zaitseve, Soledar, Yakovlivka and Kodema. They also carried out an airstrike near Vershyna.

The Russians carried out assaults in an attempt to improve their tactical positions near Bakhmut, Zaitseve and Vershyna, but they were thwarted by Ukrainian armed forces and withdrew.

Russian forces fired on areas near Avdiivka, Novobakhmutivka, Nevelske, Netailove and Krasnohorivka on In front of Avdiivka.

They attempted to advance on Krasnohorivka, Avdiivka and Pisky, but were unsuccessful.

The Russians used tank guns and artillery (tubes and rockets) to fire on 11 towns and villages in the Novopavlivka and Zaporizhzhia fronts.

The Ukrainian Armed Forces managed to repel another Russian assault on Marinka and forced the Russian forces to retreat.

Meanwhile, the Russians used drones to carry out aerial reconnaissance in and around Zaporizhzhia and Novoselivka Druha.

On the Pivdennyi Buh beforethe Russian occupation forces used all the weapons at their disposal to try to hold their positions and prevent the Ukrainian armed forces from creating favorable conditions for mounting a counter-offensive.

The Russians also fired on areas in and around 14 towns and villages and conducted airstrikes near Lozova, Velyka Artakove and Andriivka.

They also attempted to advance on Lozove but were repelled by Ukrainian armed forces and retreated.

Additionally, they used drones to scout Ukrainian positions and adjust artillery fire.

Russian ships in the waters of Black Sea and Sea of ​​Azov focus their efforts on supporting Russian ground troops, blocking civilian shipping in the northwestern part of the Black Sea and striking military targets and infrastructure on Ukrainian territory.

In addition, four high-precision naval cruise missile carriers are on standby in the waters of the Black and Azov Seas.

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