Russian troops use aviation to storm the positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the Donetsk region.
According to Ukrinform, this is stated in the morning report of the General Staff in Facebook.
The combat, numerical composition and nature of the actions of the enemy grouping remain unchanged. The Russian occupiers do not stop inflicting air and missile strikes on civilian targets on the territory of Ukraine.
On the Volyn and Polissya directions the situation has not changed. In order to constrain the actions of the Defense Forces, the deadlines for carrying out measures to check the combat readiness of the armed forces of the Republic of Belarus have been again extended. This time until the sixth of August this year.
On the Seversky direction the enemy continues to hold separate units of the armed forces of the Russian Federation in the border areas of the Bryansk and Kursk regions. Conducts aerial reconnaissance UAVs.
He fired from cannon artillery at the infrastructure of the Zhelezny Most settlements in the Chernihiv and Zhuravka regions of the Sumy.
On the Slobozhansky direction the enemy conducts military operations along the state border of Ukraine, systematically shells the positions of our troops along the entire line of confrontation in order to hold occupied lines and prevent the offensive of the Defense Forces.
On the Kharkiv direction the enemy fired from cannon, rocket artillery and tanks in the areas of the settlements of Kharkov, Slatino, Pitomnik, Cherkassky Tishki, Fedorovka, Petrovka, Rubizhnoye, Mospanovo, Pobeda, Aseevka, Gusarovka and Chepol.
Conducted aerial reconnaissance of UAVs in the areas of Prudyanka, Duvanka and Shapovalovka. Launched an air strike near Stary Saltov.
In the direction of Novaya Gusarovka – Gusarovka, by the forces of the reconnaissance group, he tried to clarify the location of the positions of our troops, but had no success, the group retreated.
On the Slavic direction the enemy carried out artillery shelling near Andreevka, Dolina, Krasnopolye, Mazanovka and Adamovka. He led assault operations near Dmitrovka, had no success, retreated.
He unsuccessfully tried to use a sabotage and reconnaissance group near the Valley, suffered losses and retreated.
On the Donetsk direction the enemy is trying to improve the tactical position on the Bakhmut and Avdeevsky directions. Conducts assault operations with the support of assault and army aviation. Tries to determine the defense system of our units.
On the Seversky direction carried out shelling from artillery near Slavyansk, Seversk, Vyemka, Disputable and Serebryanka. Inflicted air strikes near Spirny and Grigorovka.
On the Bakhmut direction conducted artillery shelling in the areas of the settlements of Perevoznoye, Fedorovka, Yakovlevka, Pokrovskoye, Veselaia Dolina, Semigorye, Konstantinovka and Zheleznoye. Launched airstrikes near Pokrovsky and Bakhmut.
By assault actions, the invaders tried to improve the tactical situation in the directions of Rota – Vershina and Pokrovskoye – Bakhmut, retreated with losses.
An unsuccessful attempt was made to reconnoiter the positions of the front line in the direction of Stryapovka – Soledar, the enemy reconnaissance group was discovered and neutralized. Aerial reconnaissance was recorded by hostile UAVs near Pavlograd, Kramatorsk and Ozerny.
On the Avdeevsky direction the occupiers fired at the districts of Novokalinovoye, Tonenkoe, Poprosnoye, Vodyanoye, Peski and Nevelskoye. The enemy launched air strikes not far from Avdiivka and Novoselivka. He led assault operations in the direction of Vesele – Sands and Lozovsky – Sands, had no success, retreated. The enemy used UAVs for reconnaissance in the area of Pokrovsk and Avdiivka.
On the Novopavlovsk direction carried out shelling in the areas of the settlements of Novomikhailovka, Pavlovka, Shevchenko, Zolotaya Niva, Vremovka and Novopol. Air strikes were recorded near Stepnoye and Maly Shcherbakov.
AT Zaporozhye direction The enemy did not conduct active operations. He fired at the areas of Volshebnoye, Orekhovo and Kamenskoye. Conducted aerial reconnaissance of UAVs near Orekhovo and Novoyakovlevka.
On the South Buzh direction the enemy is concentrating its efforts on holding the occupied lines and preventing the offensive of the Defense Forces units in the Krivoy Rog direction. It continues to carry out fire influence and air strikes to fetter the actions of our units. Takes measures to replenish losses and strengthen troops.
He carried out shelling from cannon artillery and multiple launch rocket systems in the areas of the settlements of Osokorovka, Ivanovka, Tokarevo, Novovorontsovka, Belaya Krinitsa, Andreevka, Vesily Kut, Partizanskoe, Shevchenkovo, Blagodatnoe, Ukrainka, Pribuzhskoe and Dneprovskoe. Conducted aerial reconnaissance of our positions.
Two carriers of sea-based cruise missiles are in readiness for the use of high-precision weapons.