In the Kharkiv direction, the enemy concentrates its main efforts on holding its positions. It fired artillery at civilian infrastructure near the village of Rubezhnoye. In addition, the enemy made another attempt to conduct offensive actions in the direction of Ternova, with no success. This was reported in the General Staff of the AFU on its FB page.
The enemy intensified the use of aviation to support the offensive of its ground grouping. Due to insufficient stocks of high-precision missile weapons, the enemy is searching for other ways to hit critical and military facilities on the territory of Ukraine.
Up to seven battalions of the armed forces of the Republic of Belarus continue to carry out tasks to strengthen protection of the Belarusian-Ukrainian border in the Volyn and Polissya directions. The threat of enemy missile and air strikes from the territory of the Republic of Belarus has not passed.
In the Seversk direction, the enemy continues to strengthen its cover of the Ukrainian-Russian border section and equips strongpoints in the border areas in the Bryansk Region. The occupants continued artillery and mortar shelling of Defense Forces and civilian infrastructure positions in the Sumy Region from the territory of the Russian Federation.
In the Kharkiv direction, the enemy concentrated its main efforts on holding the occupied positions. It fired artillery at civilian infrastructure near the settlement of Rubezhnoye. In addition, the enemy made another attempt to conduct offensive operations in the direction of Ternova, with no success.
At Slavyansk, the enemy units did not conduct active operations, concentrating their main efforts on holding the occupied positions, conducting reconnaissance and creating conditions for the resumption of the offensive. We recorded barreled and rocket-propelled artillery, mortars and tank fire near the settlements of Sviatogorsk and Dolgenkoye. The enemy also launched an air strike near the village of Bayrak.
Supported by artillery and army aviation, the enemy unsuccessfully attempted to take control of the village of Paseka.
In the Liman direction, the enemy intensified combat operations. With artillery and aviation support, it conducts combat operations near the village of Liman.
In the Severodonetsk direction, with the support of artillery fire, the Russian occupants conduct an offensive in the direction of the Severodonetsk settlement, hostilities continue.
In the Bakhmut direction, the enemy conducted offensive actions near Kamyshevakha, Yakovlevka and Troitskoye, had no success, suffered losses.
In the Avdiivka direction, the enemy does not stop mortar and artillery fire on the positions of the Defense Forces and civil infrastructure in the areas of Avdiivka, Peski, Marina, Orekhov and Novoselka. Used assault and army aviation in the areas of Kamianka, Avdeevka and Novomikhailovka.
The enemy did not conduct active combat operations in the Yuzhnobuzhsk direction. It fired on our troops and conducted counter-battery warfare. Carried out engineering operations on the main communication lines and bridges.
In order to conduct combat operations and replenish significant losses in manpower and equipment on the territory of Ukraine, the Russian occupiers form reserve units from the Southern Military District.
In the past 24 hours, nine attacks by Russian invaders were repelled in the Donetsk and Luhansk directions, three tanks, eight artillery systems, eighteen units of armored combat vehicles, a special armored vehicle and one unit of other automotive equipment were destroyed.
Anti-aircraft defense units destroyed six Orlan-10 UAVs and one ZALA operational-tactical unmanned aerial vehicle.