The invaders continue to regroup and try to strengthen their troops in southern Ukraine.
Attempts by Russian invaders to advance in the direction of Maryinka were nullified by military personnel Armed Forces of Ukraine in two more directions Ukrainian fighters repulsed the assaults of the enemy.
This is stated in the operational information of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the social network Facebook.
As noted in the General Staff, in the Kharkov direction, the enemy carried out artillery shelling of the districts of Kharkov, Prudyanka, Novy and fourteen other settlements. With the forces of the reconnaissance group, the enemy tried to expose the firing positions of the Ukrainian troops, but had no success, retreated.
At the same time, in the Slavic direction, the enemy from tanks and artillery of various calibers fired at the areas of the settlements of Nortsovka, Chepel, Grushevakha, Ridne, Vernopolye, Gusarovka, Dibrovnoye, Dolina and Adamovka.
“Near Mazanovka, the Defense Forces exposed and neutralized an enemy reconnaissance group,” the report says.
At the same time, in the Kramatorsk direction, due to significant losses of manpower, military equipment and a low level of moral and psychological state of the personnel, the enemy did not conduct active offensive operations. The occupying troops fired from tanks, cannon and rocket artillery at the positions of Ukrainian troops and civilian infrastructure in the areas of the settlements of Seversk, Krivaya Luka, Serebryanka, Ivano-Daryevka, Grigorovka, Zvanovka, Verkhnekamenskoye and Spirna. The enemy launched airstrikes near Serebryanka and Grigorovka. For the purpose of reconnaissance of logistics routes and critical infrastructure facilities, he conducted aerial reconnaissance of the UAV.
In the Bakhmut direction, the enemy used tanks and artillery for shelling near Berestovoye, Soledar, Bakhmut, Konstantinovka, Vesela Dolina, Zaitsevo, Vershina, Kodemi, Veselo and Maiskoye. According to the General Staff, the enemy cynically launched airstrikes on the settlements of Pokrovskoye, Novoluganskoye, Soledar, Vershina, Yakovlevka, Bakhmut and Kodema.
“In the area of Yakovlevka, the enemy tried to conduct reconnaissance with the forces of the reconnaissance group. The invaders were discovered and suffered losses. The rest of the group fled. The enemy tried to improve the tactical situation in the areas of Soledar, Vershina and Bakhmut by assault actions, but had no success, retreated,” the report says.
In the Avdeevsky direction, the enemy carried out shelling near Novokalinovo, Novobakhmutovka, Peskov and Krasnogorovka. Launched an air strike near New York. The enemy conducted assault operations in the directions of Avdiivka and Peski, but was not successful, the fighting continues.
At the same time, the enemy did not conduct active offensive operations in the Novopavlovsk and Zaporozhye directions. Carried out systematic attacks on civilian and military infrastructure in the areas of the settlements of Maryinka, Pavlovka, Novoselka, Novopil, Malinovka, Gulyaipole, Gulyaipolskoye, Orekhov and Kamenskoye.
“Ukrainian soldiers nullified all attempts by the invaders to advance in the direction of Maryinka. The enemy, in order to detect our troops and adjust fire, conducted aerial reconnaissance. He continues to regroup, trying to strengthen his troops in southern Ukraine,” the report says.
In the Yuzhnobugsky direction, the main efforts of the enemy are concentrated on holding the previously occupied positions and preventing the advance of our units. The enemy carried out shelling from tanks, cannon and rocket artillery along the line of contact. Inflicted air strikes at the White Well and Andreevka. Conducted aerial reconnaissance UAV.
Separately, it is said that the situation has not undergone significant changes in the Volyn and Polesye directions.
Also in the Seversky direction, the enemy fired from cannon and rocket artillery at civilian infrastructure in the areas of Senkovka and Lipkovka in the Chernihiv region and in the old Guta, Pavlovka, Pokrovka and Belopolye in the Sumy region. Conducted aerial reconnaissance of UAVs near Gremyach and Glukhov. In order to counter the technical means of reconnaissance, he deployed electronic warfare complexes.
With the help of engineering units, the enemy is trying to restore the destroyed and damaged bridges and bridge crossings across the Dnieper River.
As UNIAN reported earlier, the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the morning report on August 1 reported that the enemy regroup forces in the Zaporozhye direction and strengthens its groupings on Krivoy Rog.