In the Slavic direction, the aggressor is focusing its efforts on improving the tactical situation and identifying weaknesses in the defense of the Ukrainian troops, and also plans to use heavy flamethrower systems.
It is reported in Facebook The General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, Ukrinform reports.
“On the Volyn and Polissya directions, in the period June 22 – July 1, 2022 in the Gomel region, near the state border with Ukraine, mobilization training of the armed forces of the Republic of Belarus will continue, during which it is planned to work out the issue of conscripting military reserve. As part of combat training, exercises are also conducted by units of the special operations forces of Belarus with the involvement of instructors from the armed forces of the Russian Federation. The main attention is paid to conducting sabotage and reconnaissance activities,” the message says.
On the Seversky direction enemy units continue to be in the border areas of the Bryansk and Kursk regions. The enemy contains up to three battalion tactical groups from the 1st Tank Army of the Western Military District and a subdivision of the airborne troops. Improves defensive positions in the area of the settlement of Tetkino, Kursk region. The aggressor continues shelling units of the Defense Forces in the border areas of the Sumy region.
On the Kharkiv direction enemy units are concentrating their main efforts on preventing the Defense Forces from reaching the rear of the group of occupying troops operating in the Slavyansk direction. The enemy conducted aerial reconnaissance in the areas of the settlements of Bayrak and Rubizhnoye.
On the Slavic direction the aggressor’s grouping concentrates its main efforts on improving the tactical position and revealing weaknesses in the defense of our troops. The enemy is trying to create conditions for the resumption of the offensive in the directions of Izyum – Barvenkovo and Izyum – Slavyansk. In order to strengthen the grouping of troops in the area of the city of Izyum, the enemy moved up to two tank subunits. The invaders plan to use heavy flamethrower systems in the Slavic direction.
On the Donetsk direction the enemy is concentrating his main efforts on establishing full control over the city of Severodonetsk, conducting offensive operations with the aim of cordoning off our troops in the area of the city of Lisichansk and blocking the main logistical routes.
On the Severodonetsk direction the enemy captured the settlements of Loskutovka, Rai-Aleksandrovka. Conducts assault operations in order to establish control over the settlement of Sirotino. Carries out preparatory measures for forcing the Seversky Donets River.
On the Bakhmut direction the occupiers are conducting offensive operations in the directions of the settlements of Zolote and Volcheyarovka. They are trying to seize the dominant heights in the Berestovoye area in order to establish control over the Bakhmut-Lysichansk highway. To reinforce the grouping in the indicated direction in the area of \u200b\u200bthe settlement of Novotoshkovskoye, the enemy transferred it to one battalion tactical group from the central military district.
On the Kramatorsk, Avdeevsky, Kurakhovsky, Novopavlovsk and Zaporozhye directions the enemy did not conduct active operations. Carries out shelling in order to constrain the actions of units of the Defense Forces and prevent their transfer to other directions.
On the South Buzh direction The occupiers are concentrating their main efforts on preventing our troops from carrying out counter-offensive actions in the Kherson and Nikolaev regions. Carry out engineering equipment positions.
On the Nikolaev direction the enemy deployed artillery units in certain areas. In the future, attempts to conduct assault operations in the directions of Kiselevka – Posad-Pokrovskoye and Aleksandrovka – Luparevo in order to reach the administrative borders of the Kherson region are not excluded.
On the Krivoy Rog direction the aggressor carries out engineering improvement of positions.
As noted, the ships of the Black Sea Fleet in the waters of the Black and Azov Seas carry out the tasks of isolating the combat area and reconnaissance. The aggressor continues to block civilian navigation in the northwestern part of the Black Sea.
In readiness for the use of missile weapons in the Black Sea are five carriers of sea-based cruise missiles of the Caliber type (total volley – up to 40 missiles).
“Our units continue to carry out rocket and artillery fire missions in certain areas. The Ukrainian defenders are causing damage to the Russian occupiers in all areas where active hostilities continue,” the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine stressed.