The 159th day of the Ukrainian nation’s heroic resistance to the Russian military invasion has begun.
According to General Staff data, additional deployment of electronic warfare systems by the armed forces of the Republic of Belarus is being observed in the direction of Volyn and Polissya, near the border with Ukraine.
In the Siversky area, the enemy continues to keep separate units of the armed forces of the Russian Federation in the border areas of the Bryansk and Kursk regions. Artillery fire was opened near Pavlivka, Sumy region.
In the direction of Kharkiv, ruscists fired the localities of Novomykolaivka, Prudianka, Nove, Dementiyivka, Pytomnyk, Borshchova, Ruska Lozova, Ruski Tyshky, Petrivka, Bazaliyivka, Korobochkyne, Stara Hnylytsia, Ivanivka from tanks, tube and rocket artillery. An airstrike was launched near Mospanove.
In the Slovyansk area, the enemy opened fire near Chepil, Protopopivka, Hrushuvakha, Husarivka, Dibrivne, Mazanivka, Krasnopillia, Dolyna, and Barvinkove. The Invaders used a reconnaissance group to clarify the location of Ukrainian positions in the direction of Mazanivka. The group did not succeed and retreated.
In the Kramatorsk direction, fire was opened from tube and rocket artillery and tank weapons near Siversk, Serebrianka, Hryhorivka, Verkhniokamyanske, Zvanivka, Ivano-Daryivka, and Spirne.
In the Bakhmut area, shelling was recorded near Berestove, Soledar, Bakhmut, Kostiantynivka, Vesela Dolyna, Zaitseve, Vershyna, Kodema, Semyhirya, and Travneve. The occupiers launched an airstrike near Kodema.
The enemy also tried to assault the area of Vershyna and Soledar but failed and retreated. An offensive is underway in the direction of Bakhmut, and hostilities continue.
In the Avdiivka area, the ruscists assaulted in the direction of Pisky, failed, and retreated.
In the Novopavlivsk and Zaporizhzhia areas, the enemy shelled the areas of Marinka, Novomykhailivka, Pavlivka, Shevchenko, Novosilka, Novopil, Malynivka, Charivne, Huliaypilske, Orihiv, and Kamyanske with tube and rocket artillery. Airstrikes were launched near Marinka, Novomykhailivka, Vuhledar, Shcherbaky, Mali Shcherbaky, and Novoandriivka. The enemy conducted combat reconnaissance in the direction of Marinka, had no success, and withdrew. Enemy troops regrouped in the Zaporizhzhia direction.
In the direction of Southern Buh, the occupiers shelled the districts of Myroliubivka, Novovoznesenske, Vysokopillia, Mykolaiv, and more than 25 additional localities with tube, rocket artillery, and tanks. An airstrike launched out near Olhyne.
The enemy has strengthened its grouping of troops in the Kryvyi Rih direction.
Active involvement of enemy aviation in controling the surface and air situation in the northwestern part of the Black Sea area has been recorded.
The threat of missile strikes on military facilities and critical infrastructure facilities in the territory of Ukraine remains. Six Kalibr sea-launched cruise missile carriers are on alert in the Black Sea.