According to the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, the occupiers are concentrating their main efforts on conducting offensive operations on the Kupyansk, Lyman, Bakhmut, Avdiivka, and Novopavlivka axes.
During the hostilities in the area of the city of Bakhmut, there was a complete lack of coordination and interaction among servicemen of the Russian occupation forces and mercenaries of the so-called “Wagner” PMC.
“Over the past day, our units repelled the attacks of the occupiers in the areas of Verkhnokamyanske, Vasyukivka, Paraskoviivka, Bakhmut, Ivanivske, Kamyanka, Severne, Pervomaiske, Vesele, Nevelske, Krasnohorivka, Maryinka, Pobyeda, and Novomykhailivka in Donetsk region,” the military said.
At the same time, the enemy launched four missile strikes on the civilian infrastructure of Kharkiv and Druzhkivka in Donetsk region and carried out 56 attacks from MLRS, in particular, on civilian infrastructure in Kherson. There are dead and wounded.
The enemy continues to suffer losses. Thus, in the village of Vasylivka, Zaporizhzhia region, the occupiers converted a local children’s hospital into a military hospital for wounded servicemen of the armed forces of the Russian federation. Admission of children to the hospital has been stopped.
During the past day, the Ukrainian Air Force of the Defence Forces carried out nine strikes on enemy concentration areas and a strike on the positions of its anti-aircraft missile systems. Units of missile and artillery troops of the Defence Forces of Ukraine hit the command post, eight areas of concentration of the enemy’s manpower and the ammunition depot.