The invaders continue to shell Ukrainian positions along the line of contact from almost every direction. Soldiers of the Armed Forces of Ukraine repelled enemy assaults in Bakhmut, Sloviansk and Avdiivka regions.
The General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine said so in its evening report posted on Facebook, according to Ukrinform.
“The composition of the fight, the size and the nature of the actions of the enemy group remain practically unchanged. The Russian occupiers do not stop launching airstrikes and missiles on military and civilian objects on Ukrainian territory,” the General Staff said.
In the direction of Sloviansk, the enemy launched artillery fire in the areas of Dolyna, Krasnopillia and Mazanivka. The enemy tried to conduct assault operations near Brazhkivka, but failed and retreated.
In the Donetsk direction, the enemy is focusing its efforts on the destruction of military installations and infrastructure elements, trying to create conditions for assaults in the Bakhmut, Avdiivka and Novopavlivske directions in order to improve the tactical position .
The enemy systematically shelled the positions of Ukrainian troops along the line of contact to limit actions and prevent the movement of reserves in other directions.
In the direction of Kramatorsk, the enemy launched artillery fire in the districts of Kramatorsk, Verkhniokamianske, Ivano-Daryivka and Pereizne. An airstrike was launched near Ivano-Daryivka.
In the direction of Bakhmut, the enemy fired at Ukrainian troops using all available firepower along the line of contact in the areas of Berestove, Bilohorivka, Soledar, Bakhmut, Kodema, Travneve, Zaitseve and settlements from New York. Airstrikes were launched near Yakovlivka and Zaitseve. The enemy attempted assault operations in the Pylypchatyn-Pokrovske and Dolomitne – Travneve directions, but failed and retreated.
Russian forces attempted assault operations to establish control of the Semyhirya settlement from three directions. With partial success, the enemy reinforces its positions on the outskirts of the colony.
In the direction of Avdiivka, the enemy fired at Ukrainian positions with the help of tanks, cannon artillery and multiple rocket launchers along the line of contact and in the areas of Novobakhmutivka settlements, Yasnobrodivka, Avdiivka, Nevelske, Pervomaiske and Krasnohorivka. An airstrike was launched near Avdiivka.
In order to improve the tactical position, the enemy conducted assault operations in the directions of Novoselivka Druha-Krasnohorivka, Spartak-Avdiivka, but failed and retreated. The invaders also conducted aerial reconnaissance of Ukrainian positions using drones.
In the direction of Novopavlivske, shelling near Novosilka, Maryinka, Mykilske, Vuhledar, Prechystivka, Velyka Novosilka and an airstrike near Maryinka were recorded. The enemy conducted assault operations in the direction of Yehorivka-Pavlivka, but were unsuccessful and retreated.
In the direction of Zaporizhzhia, the enemy did not conduct active hostilities, but shelled the positions of Ukrainian troops with cannon artillery, MLRS and tank weapons in areas near Zaliznychne settlements , Novomykhailivka, Bilohiryia, Novoandriivka. The invaders carried out aerial reconnaissance using drones.
In the southern direction of Buh, the enemy carried out aerial reconnaissance, shelled the positions of Ukrainian troops with cannon and jet artillery in areas near the settlements of Trudoliubivka, Potyomkyne, Kamyiane, Karyerne, Novohryhorivka, Velyke Artakove, Lozove, Kobzartsi, Shyroke, Kiselivka, Zoria, Posad-Pokrovske, Stepova Dolyna, Tavriyske, Mykolaiv and Solonchaky.