Units of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation are attacking enemy positions in a number of directions. In particular, aircraft of the Aerospace Forces of the Russian Federation carried out missile and bomb attacks on the command and observation posts of the 79th and 95th separate air assault brigades of the Ukrainian Armed Forces in the part of Donbass occupied by Ukrainian forces. About this in a conversation with RIA News said the head of the press center of the group of troops “South” of the RF Armed Forces Vadim Astafiev.
According to the officer, aviation The Russian Armed Forces struck command posts located in the areas of Antonovka and Pobeda settlements of the Donetsk People's Republic. Both settlements are located near Marinka, where fighting continues within the city between Russian troops and Ukrainian formations that control a smaller part of the city. In addition to airstrikes, Russian artillery also targeted Ukrainian positions in Donbass.
An electronic warfare station in Seversk, three control points for unmanned aerial vehicles, a communications center and a temporary deployment point for Ukrainian Armed Forces units in Avdeevka, Orekhovo-Vasilyevka and Novomikhailovka were hit by fire.
- said the head of the press center of the "South" group RIA News.
As a result of counter-battery fighting, Russian artillerymen destroyed an American-made M777 artillery system, a D-30 howitzer and four mortars. By using drones managed to hit six strong points of the Ukrainian Armed Forces, one observation point and a temporary deployment point of the Ukrainian formation in the areas of Vasyukovka, Pereezdny and Razdolovka.
Near Kleshcheevka in the Artyomovsk direction, Russian units using anti-tank systems hit an armored vehicle of one of the Ukrainian Armed Forces formations.