Russian troops tried to advance in the Kharkiv, Slavyansk, Donetsk, Bakhmut and Zaporizhzhia directions. Some offensives have been repulsed by the Ukrainian military, battles are ongoing near Lebyazhi and Bazaliivka, Mazanivka and Novodmytrivka, Soledar and Bakhmutskyi, Opytny, and Novomykhailivka.
This is stated in the morning summary of the General Staff.
On Volyn and Poliske directions situation without significant changes. The General Staff emphasized that there is still a threat of missile and air strikes from the territory of Belarus.
On Seversky direction the enemy does not stop shelling from barrel artillery on the border areas of Chernihiv and Sumy regions.
On Kharkiv direction the enemy continues to actively conduct UAV reconnaissance in order to adjust the artillery fire and determine the positions of the units of the Defense Forces. He carried out shelling of military and civilian infrastructure in the districts of Kharkiv, Petrivka, Dementiivka and 18 other settlements.
The occupiers are advancing not far from Lebyazhy and Bazaliivka, the fighting continues. They also remotely mine the area – this time near Lebyazhy.
On Slavic direction the enemy carried out fire damage from tanks, barrel and rocket artillery in the areas of Brazhkivka, Velyka Komyshuvakha, Dibrivne, Virnopillia and Mazanivka settlements. Carried out remote demining of the territory near Dovhi.
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In the Bogorodichny area, the enemy tried to conduct an offensive battle – was unsuccessful and retreated. Fighting continues near Mazanivka and Novodmytrivka.
On Donetsk direction the occupiers continue to focus their efforts on the Bakhmut and Novopavliv directions. On the Kramatorsk and Avdiivsk directions, the enemy is trying to improve the tactical position of the troops.
On Kramatorsk direction artillery shelling was recorded near Mykolaivka, Sloviansk, Kramatorsk, Spirnyi, Verkhnyokamyansky, Ivano-Dariivka, Hryhorivka and Zvanivka. The enemy was conducting aerial reconnaissance in the Kramatorsk district.
Near Spirny, the occupiers decided to go on the offensive, but suffered losses and retreated.
On Bakhmut direction the enemy shelled the districts of Bakhmut, Soledar, Zaytsevo, Bilogorivka and Mayorsk.
Russian troops carried out offensive and assault actions near Zalizny, Shumy and Zaitsevo – they were unsuccessful and withdrew. Fighting continues in the Soledar and Bakhmutsky areas.
On Avdiivskyi direction from tanks and artillery of various types, territories near Avdiyivka, Maryinka, New York, Alexandropol, Piski, Vodyanyi, Opytny and Nevelsky were shelled.
The enemy is trying to conduct assaults in the Opytny area, the fighting continues.
On Novopavlovsk and Zaporizhzhia directions the enemy carried out shelling from barrel and rocket artillery and tanks in the areas of the settlements of Velika Novosilka, Novosilka, Novomykhailivka, Pavlivka, Bogoyavlenka, Sontsivka, Stepnohirsk, Shevchenko, Vugledar, Burlatske, Charivne, Zaliznychne, Gulyaipole, Gulyaipilske, Novodanilivka, Lukyanivske, Orihiv, Vremivka , Poltavka, Novopil and Novoandriivka.
In the area of the Shevchenko settlement, the Russians waged offensive battles, but were repulsed and retreated. Fighting continues near Novomykhailivka.
The General Staff reported that the occupiers were replacing the terrain in the Engineerny and Ukrainsky districts.
On South Buz direction the main efforts of the adversary are focused on holding back, preventing the advance of our troops and attacking units of the Defense Forces of Ukraine with fire.
The occupiers waged offensive battles near Biloghirka: the Armed Forces thinned the ranks of the Russian invaders and forced the enemy to flee.
We will remind, according to the mass media, the occupiers are preparing a massive missile attack on Ukraine from the territory of Belarus. They took 14 S-400 air defense systems, at least 60 missiles and other weapons to the Zyabrivka military airfield.
Valery Zaluzhnyi said that the location of missile systems along the border with Belarus is a cause for concern.
The Armed Forces said that Ukraine should be ready for missile strikes, including on Independence Day.