In the Kharkiv direction, the enemy continues to actively conduct reconnaissance using UAVs to adjust the artillery fire and determine the positions of Ukrainian forces. Military and civilian infrastructure came under fire outside Kharkiv, Petrivka, Dementiivka and 18 other settlements.
The General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine said this in its latest report published on Facebook, Ukrinform reports.
"The enemy carried out airstrikes near Staryi Saltiv and Mospanove. It is conducting offensive operations near Lebiazhe and Bazaliivka. The fighting continues. The occupiers are remotely mining the area - this time near Lebiazhe," the report said.
In the Volyn and Polissia directions, the situation has not changed significantly. A Russian Su-34 aircraft struck infrastructure facilities in the Zhytomyr region from Belarusian territory. The threat of further missile and air strikes from Belarus remains.
In the northeastern direction, the enemy continues to use artillery to shell the border areas of the Chernihiv and Sumy regions.
In the Sloviansk direction, the enemy used tanks, MLRS and howitzers outside Brazhkivka, Velyka Komyshuvakha, Dibrivne, Virnopillia and Mazanivka. Enemy forces also conducted the remote mining of the area near Dovhenke. They tried to wage an offensive battle near Bohorodychne, but retreated. Fighting continues near Mazanivka and Novodmytrivka.
In the Donetsk direction, the invaders continue to focus their efforts on the Bakhmut and Novopavlivka directions. On the Kramatorsk and Avdiivka axis, the enemy is trying to improve the tactical position of its troops.
In the Kramatorsk direction, artillery shelling was recorded near Mykolaivka, Sloviansk, Kramatorsk, Spirne, Verkhniokamianske, Ivano-Darivka, Hryhorivka, and Zvanivka. The enemy was conducting aerial reconnaissance outside Kramatorsk. Near Spirne, the occupiers decided to conduct an offensive operation, but suffered losses and retreated.
In the Bakhmut direction, the enemy shelled areas outside Bakhmut, Soledar, Zaitseve, Bilohorivka and Maiorsk. Airstrikes were launched on civilian infrastructure near Soledar. Offensive and assault operations were carried out near Zalizne, Shumy and Zaitseve. Fighting continues near Soledar and Bakhmutske.
On the Avdiivka axis, enemy tanks and artillery s types shelled areas near Avdiivka, Marinka, New York, Oleksandropol, Pisky, Vodiane, Opytne, and Nevelske.
The enemy carried out airstrikes outside Marinka, Krasnohorivka and Yasynuvata. UAVs were used to conduct aerial reconnaissance near Krasnohorivka and Opytne. Attempts are being made to carry out assault operations near Opytne.
In the Novopavlivka and Zaporizhzhia directions, the enemy used MLRS, howitzers and tanks outside the settlements of Velyka Novosilka, Novosilka, Novomykhailivka, Pavlivka, Bohoiavlenka, Sontsivka, Stepnohirsk, Shevchenko, Vuhledar, Burlatske, Charivne, Zaliznychne, Huliaipole, Huliaipilske, Novodanylivka, Lukianivske, Orihiv, Vremivka, Poltavka, Novopil and Novoandriivka.
The enemy launched airstrikes near Volodymyrivka, Novosilky and Shcherbaky. Offensive operations were conducted outside the settlement of Shevchenkove. The enemy received a strong repulse and retreated. Fighting continues near Novomykhailivka.
The occupiers mined the area near Inzhenerne and Ukrainske.
In the Southern Buh direction, the enemy's main efforts are focused on holding the occupied positions, preventing the advance of Ukrainian troops and attacking units of the Ukrainian defense forces.
The enemy is taking measures to replenish losses. The enemy used MLRS, howitzers and tanks outside Mykolaiv, Stepova Dolyna and 27 other settlements.
The invaders launched airstrikes and conducted offensive battles near Bilohirka. Ukrainian soldiers inflicted losses on the Russian invaders and forced the enemy to flee. The enemy continues to conduct reconnaissance using unmanned aerial vehicles.