In southern Ukraine, Russian troops continue to conduct hostilities along the captured defense lines. Meanwhile, as a result of fire missions, the Armed Forces of Ukraine destroyed 13 Russian soldiers, a tank, five motor vehicles and three field ammunition depots.
The relevant statement was made by the South Operational Command on Facebook, an Ukrinform correspondent reports.
The situation within the area of hostilities is remaining tense.
In order to hold back Ukrainian forces, the enemy opens fire at Ukrainian positions and attempts to conduct counterbattery activities.
Russian invaders again shelled the outskirts of Mykolaiv with the Uragan multiple launch rocket systems to continue fire and psychological pressure on civilians.
Over the past day, the Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine launched three air strikes on the enemy’s ammunition depots and groups of military equipment.
Meanwhile, according to the South Operational Command, two large landing crafts joined Russia’s naval group in the Black Sea. The threat of 40 cruise missile strikes and landing operations is persisting.