Meanwhile, the Ukrainian military successfully stopped the enemy offensive in the Borovskoye area.
Fighting continues for Severodonetsk.
About this on his page in Facebook reports the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
“In the Severodonetsk direction, the enemy carried out shelling from tanks, mortars, cannon and rocket artillery near Lisichansk, Severodonetsk, Belaya Gora, Vovchoyarovka, Disputable and Berestovoe. Air strikes were carried out on the settlements of Lisichansk and Borovskoye. Fighting continues for the city of Severodonetsk,” the statement says. in the message.
The occupiers were attacking in the area of the settlement Mirnaya Dolina, the fighting continues. Our soldiers successfully stopped the offensive actions of the enemy in the Borovsky area.
War in Ukraine: current data
Russia concentrated all efforts on the capture of Severodonetsk and exit to Lisichansk. The enemy is entrenched in previously captured positions in the areas of Loskutovka and Ray-Aleksandrovka.
In the Lugansk region, the occupiers are trying to establish control over Gorny and already occupied Nikolaevka. An attempt by the enemy to advance in the direction of Marinka was severely suppressed by the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
Ukrainian military stopped the offensive of the Russian invaders in the direction of the southern outskirts of Lisichansk, Luhansk region – they inflicted losses on the enemy and forced them to retreat.
Near Kharkov the enemy shells the previously liberated villagestrying to keep the lines occupied in order to prevent the APU from reaching the border.
According to the Ministry of Defense, the Armed Forces of Ukraine are currently carrying out mobile defense in the Donbass, because the enemy has a fire advantage. Ukrainian defenders are doing everything to prevent encirclement by Russian forces.