Ukraine’s Armed Forces have made Russian troops retreat in the Sloviansk, Bakhmut, Novopavlivka and Avdiivka directions.
The General Staff of Ukraine’s Armed Forces said this in a post on Facebook, Ukrinform reports.
The enemy continues to launch air and missile strikes on military and civilian objects across Ukraine, the report said.
The situation remains unchanged in the Volyn and Polissia directions. Belarusian army units continue to carry out the task of strengthening the protection of the section of the Belarusian-Ukrainian border in the Brest and Gomel regions.
The threat remains of the enemy launching missile and air strikes from the territory and airspace of Belarus.
In the northeastern direction, the enemy is holding separate units of the Russian armed forces in the border areas of the Bryansk and Kursk regions. The enemy used artillery to shell areas outside the settlements of Kamianska Sloboda, Zaliznyi Mist, Senkivka in the Chernihiv region and Starykove in the Sumy region.
In the Slobozhanshchyna direction, the enemy continues to conduct hostilities with the aim of holding the previously occupied lines.
In the Kharkiv direction, the enemy shelled targets outside Udy, Sosnivka, Velyki Prokhody, Pytomnyk, Ruska Lozova, Ruski Tyshky, Cherkaski Tyshky, Staryi Saltiv and Pryshyb using tanks, field and rocket artillery.
In the Sloviansk direction, enemy units shelled the areas of Hrushuvakha, Velyka Komyshuvakha, Vernopillia, Dolyna, Krasnopillia, Dibrivne and Nova Dmytrivka using field artillery and multiple launch rocket systems.
The enemy used aircraft to strike the areas of the settlements of Nova Dmytrivka and Bohorodychne.
In the Kramatorsk direction, the enemy fired from tanks, mortars, field and rocket artillery at the areas of the settlements of Raihorodok, Piskunivka, Siversk, Verkhniokamianske, Ivano-Darivka, Spirne, and Rozdolivka.
In the Bakhmut direction, the enemy shelled the areas of the settlements of Vesele, Yakovlivka, Vyimka, Bilohorivka, Krasnopolivka, Zvanivka, Soledar, Bakhmut, Bakhmutske, Mayorsk, Vesela Dolyna using tanks and artillery.
Enemy attempts to advance towards the settlements of Vesela Dolyna, Soledar, Bakhmutske and Zaitseve were halted.
In the Avdiivka direction, the enemy used tanks, mortars and field artillery outside the settlements of Oleksandropil, Rozivka, Tonenke, Avdiivka, Karlivka, Vodiane, Opytne, Pervomaiske, and Pisky.
The enemy launched airstrikes on the areas of the settlements of Vremivka, Neskuchne, and Oleksandropil.
The enemy attempted to improve the tactical position outside the settlements of Pervomaiske, Nevelske, and Opytne, but suffered losses and retreated.
In the Novopavlivka direction, the enemy shelled the areas of Krasnohorivka, Mariinka, Novomykhailivka, Velyka Novosilka, and Prechystivka.
In the Zaporizhzhia direction, the enemy shelled objects in the areas of the settlements of Novopil, Olhivske, Huliaipole, and Luhivske.
In the Southern Buh area, the enemy tried to use tanks, mortars and field artillery to hit important objects outside Potiomkine, Andriivka, Novohryhorivka, Shyroke, Partyzanske, Novopetrivka, Liubomyrivka, Shevchenkove, Stepova Dolyna, Tavriiske, Lupareve, Oleksandrivka, Pervomaiske, Lozove, and Olhyne.
The enemy’s naval group in the Black and Azov Seas continues to conduct reconnaissance, perform the task of supporting the actions of the ground group and block civilian shipping.