An attempt to attack the enemy in the direction of Maryinka was severely suppressed by Ukrainian units.
In the Luhansk region the invaders are trying to establish control over Gorny and have already occupied Nikolaevka.
About it informs The General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the evening summary.
It is noted that in the Bakhmut direction, the enemy fired at Ukrainian positions from artillery of various calibers in the areas of the settlements of Nikolaevka, Berestovoye, Klinovoye, Toretsk, Novoluganskoye, Pokrovskoye, Luganskoye and Kodema. The army aircraft of the invaders struck near Klinovoye.
“The invaders are trying to establish control over the settlement of Gorskoye. The forces of the assault groups from the 1st Army Corps captured Nikolaevka,” the report says.
At the same time, reconnaissance in combat in the area of \u200b\u200bthe settlement Vershina ended in failure for the enemy.
The enemy unsuccessfully tried to tie down the actions of the Ukrainian units in the Klinovoe area.
In the Novopavlovsk direction, the enemy fired at the positions of units of the Armed Forces of Ukraine from tanks and artillery near Pavlovka, Ugledar and Prechistovka. Inflicted airstrikes in the areas of the settlements of Pavlovka, Vugledar and Shevchenko. Near the latter, the Ukrainian military gave the invaders a tough fight and forced them to withdraw.
According to the General Staff, in order to identify weaknesses in the defense of Ukrainian units, the invaders activated sabotage and reconnaissance groups in the areas of the settlements of Vremovka, Novoselki and Neskuchnoe. Ukrainian soldiers successfully discovered them – the enemy withdrew with heavy losses.
On the Avdeevsky, Kurakhovsky and Zaporizhzhya directions, the enemy did not conduct active hostilities. In order to prevent the transfer of reserves to other directions, he fired at the positions of Ukrainian troops from tanks, mortars, cannon and rocket artillery in the areas of Avdiivka, Pesky, Poprosnoye, Maryinka, Hrushovoe and Novopol.
An attempt to attack the enemy in the direction of Marinka was severely suppressed by the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
In the Donetsk direction, the enemy continues shelling units of the Defense Forces from cannon and rocket artillery, mortars and tanks along the line of contact. The main efforts were concentrated on the Severodonetsk and Bakhmut directions, and it is fixed on previously captured positions in the areas of Loskutovka and Ray-Aleksandrovka. Trying to make up for losses.
In the Kramatorsk direction, the enemy did not conduct active operations.
As UNIAN reported, the 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.