The Armed Forces repelled enemy assaults near three settlements in Donbas. In addition, aircraft and artillery struck enemy warehouses and strongholds.
This is stated in the evening summary of the General Staff on Thursday, September 15.
Russian troops have concentrated their forces on capturing the Donetsk region and are actively shelling populated areas with heavy weapons. During the day, the occupiers launched 5 rocket strikes, 5 air strikes and 23 artillery strikes.
The enemy shelled populated areas along the entire front line:
- in the Seversky direction – in the areas of Galaganivka settlements of Chernihiv region and Kondrativka of Sumy region;
- in the Kharkiv direction – Vovchansk, Hoptivka, Baranivka, Visoka Yaruga, Nenuchne and Sotskyi Kozachok;
- in the Slavic direction – Kupyansk;
- in the Kramatorsk direction – Tetyanivka, Bilogorivka, Siversk, Mykolaivka, Kramatorsk, Ivano-Dariivka and Verkhnokamianske;
- in the Bakhmut direction – Sukha Balka, Mykolaivka Druga, Zaitseve, Odradivka, Soledar, Yakivla, Bakhmutske, Bakhmut and Vesela Dolyna;
- the enemy did not conduct active operations in the Avdiyiv, Novopavliv, and Zaporizhzhya directions. Fired along the entire contact line;
- in the South Buzka direction, the enemy conducted shelling along the entire front line. In addition, he conducted aerial reconnaissance with the help of drones – made 48 sorties.
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September 15, 2022, 6:46 p.m
The General Staff notes that the enemy had significant losses in the Slobozhansk direction. Therefore, the 202nd and 204th rifle regiments of the 2nd Army Corps were brought to the territory of the Luhansk region. Some units are subject to disbandment. A large number of wounded were taken to the city of Novoaidar. Local hospitals will be converted into hospitals.
The leadership of the Russian Federation decided to intensify the mobilization. Now prisoners, employees of state enterprises, and those with many children are being taken to the war in Ukraine, and regional battalions were also forcibly created.
On September 15, the Armed Forces successfully repelled enemy attacks in the areas of Vesela Dolyna, Mayorsk and Zaitseve settlements in Donbas.
Ukrainian aviation carried out 18 strikes on the places of concentration of manpower and equipment of the occupiers. 3 strongholds and 5 positions of anti-aircraft missile systems were damaged. Enemy losses are being refined.
Earlier, the Ministry of Defense assessed the consequences of Russian atrocities in Izyum.
We will remind you that the Armed Forces of Ukraine struck the enemy’s concentration near Kherson and the Kakhovsky Bridge.