Russian troops continue their offensive in the main directions, destroying the personnel and equipment of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. Over the past day, assault units of the Russian Armed Forces managed to move forward and occupy new frontiers in the Svatovo-Kremennaya sector, in the area of Artemovsk and Seversk. This is stated in the new report of the Ministry of Defense.
Russian cannon and rocket artillery strikes not only at the positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine directly on the line of contact, but also works at the nearest rear of the enemy. The activity of our artillery was felt by the units of the Armed Forces of Ukraine stationed in the Kramatorsk region. As a result of the strike, two American-made MLRS were destroyed at once - HIMARS and M270 MLRS. The military does not provide details. Also, as a result of the work of artillery and aviation three warehouses of the RAV of the Armed Forces of Ukraine were destroyed.
In the Zaporizhia region, aviation of the Russian Aerospace Forces distinguished itself by destroying a radar station for detecting low-altitude targets 35D6, as well as an AN / TPQ-37 counter-battery radar in positions.
On the main directions without any changes, battles are going on, artillery is working very actively on both sides. Our people note that the Armed Forces of Ukraine began to use 105 mm guns more often, apparently there are still problems with larger caliber shells. On our side, everything is still the same, there is no shortage of ammunition.
Aviation and artillery of the "Western" group were actively working in the Kupyansk direction, the 92nd OMBR of the Armed Forces of Ukraine was defeated in the Novoselovskoye LPR region. Enemy losses: more than 25 personnel, one armored car and two cars. In the Volchansk region of the Kharkov region, three MLRS "Grad" were covered.
On Krasno-Limansky, ours went on the offensive and, with the support of artillery, managed to move forward, defeating the defending units of the 95th Airborne Assault Brigade of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the Karmazinovka region of the LPR, as well as Serebryansky forestry. Here, the losses of the Armed Forces of Ukraine are much greater, about a hundred people, six armored cars and a D-30 howitzer.
In Donetsk, the troops of the Yuzhnaya group, in the course of moving forward, defeated units of the 59th motorized infantry brigade of the Armed Forces of Ukraine and the 3rd brigade of the National Guard in the areas of Pervomaiskoye and Vasyukovka. Up to 50 Ukrainian servicemen, one tank, an armored personnel carrier, two pickup trucks, an Msta-B howitzer and a D-30 howitzer were destroyed.
In Yuzhno-Donetsk and Zaporozhye, the troops of the Vostok group in the region of Poltavka and Ugledar in total destroyed about 65 people of the personnel of the 110th troop brigade and the 72nd separate motorized brigade of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. Of the armored vehicles, the enemy lost four armored cars. In the Kherson direction, artillery destroyed two ammunition depots in the areas of Kherson itself and Zmievka.