The 81st era of heroic opposition of the Ukrainian people to the Russian military invasion began.
The Russian occupiers do not stop the offensive in the Eastern Operational Zone.
About this it is said in the morning summary of the General Staff of the Armed Forces.
In the Volyn and Polissya directions the enemy did not take active action. The threat of missile and bomb strikes on objects on the territory of our state from the territory of the Republic of Belarus remains. Demonstration and provocative actions by units of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Belarus are not ruled out in the border areas.
In the northern direction the enemy continues to strengthen the protection of the Ukrainian-Russian border in the Bryansk and Kursk regions, carries out shelling and air strikes on the territory of Chernihiv and Sumy regions.
In the Slobozhansky direction the enemy takes measures to regroup its units, replenish stocks of ammunition and fuel and lubricants to restore offensive capabilities.
In the Kharkiv direction enemy units did not conduct active hostilities.
In the Slavic direction the enemy fired on units of the Defense Forces of Ukraine. He tried to break through the defenses of our troops, but was unsuccessful. Carries out additional staffing and replenishment of losses, continues to regroup troops to resume the offensive in the direction of Barvinkove and Slovyansk.
The enemy is trying to develop success in the Bakhmut direction. Despite the losses, he continues to advance in the Lyman, Severodonetsk, Avdiivka and Kurakhiv areas. The regrouping of enemy troops in the Lyman and Bakhmut directions is noted.
In the city of Mariupol Our units in the area of the Azovstal plant continue to be blocked. The invaders did not stop air strikes and artillery shelling.
In the South Bug direction the enemy did not conduct active hostilities. Continues to hold positions. His main efforts are focused on conducting air reconnaissance and shelling the positions of the Defense Forces.
The moral and psychological condition of the enemy’s units remains low, and enemy units continue to suffer losses in manpower and equipment.
According to the available information, in connection with the significant losses of the 810th Separate Brigade of the Black Sea Fleet during hostilities in Ukraine, it was decided to replenish the brigade with personnel from other units of the Black Sea Fleet, including crew members. .
For the previous day, the air defense units of the Land Forces and the Air Force shot down 8 air targets: 7 UAV-type UAVs, 1 aircraft.
The air force continued to fire at the enemy and support the fighting of our troops. In particular, the platoon base, the command and control post of the company, 10 armored vehicles and enemy personnel were destroyed.
In the Donetsk and Luhansk directions Over the past 24hrs, 12 enemy attacks have been repulsed, 8 tanks, 5 artillery systems, 9 units of armored combat vehicles and 5 enemy vehicles have been destroyed. The Russian occupiers have losses in other areas as well.
We will remind that commanders of the Russian army divisions in the temporarily occupied territory of the Zaporizhia region took care of the places for imprisonment of their deserters and to burn the corpses of those killed in battles with the Armed Forces.