Ukrainian armed forces repel more than 60 enemy attacks from four directions | ukraine news
The enemy is concentrating its main efforts on conducting offensive operations in the areas of Lyman, Bakhmut, Avdiivka and Marinka.
The General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine stated this in its morning update posted on Facebook, reports Ukrinform.
“During the past 24 hours, the enemy launched 5 missile attacks and 25 airstrikes, carried out 34 attacks using multiple rocket launcher systems…Units of the Ukrainian Defense Forces repelled more than 60 enemy attacks. Bilohorivka, Bakhmut, Avdiivka and Marinka remain at the epicenter of hostilities,” the report said.
Over the past day, the Ukrainian Air Force launched five strikes against occupying groups, while Air Defense Force units destroyed a Russian Su-24M bomber.
Ukrainian missile troops and gunners hit three areas of concentration of enemy manpower, weapons and military equipment, an electronic warfare station, an ammunition depot and 2 enemy fuel depots.
The likelihood of missiles and airstrikes across Ukraine remains high, the General Staff said.
It is noteworthy that as a result of a Russian airstrike on the infrastructure of the cities of Beryslav, Kherson region, and Druzhkivka, Donetsk region, civilians were injured, private houses and infrastructure objects civilian were damaged.
In the Volyn, Polissia, Sivershchyna and Slobozhanshchyna directions, the operational situation has not changed significantly. No sign of formation of enemy offensive groups was detected. Over the past 24 hours, the enemy shelled the areas of Chernatske, Esman, Kucherivka, Bilopillia, Volfyne and Basivka in the Sumy region, as well as more than 15 areas of the settlements of the Kharkiv region, including Udy, Strelecha , Hlyboke, Krasne, Pishchane, Hatyshche, Vovchansk, Bochkove and Komisarove.
In the direction of Lyman, the enemy conducted unsuccessful offensive operations in the Stelmakhivka and Vyimka districts. Areas of Kupiansk, Kolodiazne, Dvorichna, Zapadne, Petropavlivka and Kyslivka settlements in the Kharkiv region; Stelmakhivka, Nevske, Kuzmyne, Bilohorivka in the Luhansk region; The areas of Kolodiazi, Spirne and Siversk in the Donetsk region came under artillery shelling.
In the direction of Bakhmut, the enemy continues its assault on Bakhmut. However, Ukrainian soldiers repelled 28 enemy attacks. At the same time, throughout the day the enemy carried out unsuccessful offensive actions in the Orikhovo-Vasylivka region. Russian forces shelled the settlements of Orikhovo-Vasylivka, Bakhmut, Ivanivske, Chasiv Yar, Novomarkove and Oleksandro-Shultyne in the Donetsk region.
In the Avdiivka and Marinka directions, the enemy conducted unsuccessful offensive operations in the Novokalynove, Stepove, Avdiivka, Severna, Pervomaiske, Marinka regions of the Donetsk region. Novokalynove, Stepove, Avdiivka, Severne, Vodiane, Pervomaiske, Karlivka, Krasnohorivka, Marinka, Pobieda and Novomykhailivka in the Donetsk region were shelled by the enemy.
In the direction of Shakhtarsk, the enemy shelled the areas of Vuhledar, Prechystivka and Velyka Novosilka.
In the Zaporizhzhia and Kherson directions, the enemy holds the defense. Russian forces shelled more than 20 settlements, including Malynivka, Huliaipole, Zaliznychne, Novodanylivka, Novoandriivka, Staroukrainka, Charivne in Zaporizhzhia region; Mykhailivka, Novooleksandrivka, Novoberyslav, Tomaryne, Rozlyv in the Kherson region and the city of Kherson.
As reported by Ukrinform, from February 24, 2022 to March 29, 2023, the Ukrainian Defense Forces eliminated approximately 172,340 Russian soldiers.