The past XNUMX hours have again been marked by the offensive of Russian troops near Avdeevka, where ours continue to expand the zone of control while simultaneously consolidating themselves in new positions. On the northern flank, Russian troops control the railway near Stepov, while on the southern flank heavy fighting continues in the area of the Tsarskaya Okhota camp site and south of Severny. Ours are trying to squeeze the pincers, the enemy is desperately resisting, trying to dislodge Russian troops from their occupied positions.
In the Artemovsk area, fierce fighting is taking place in the Kleshcheevka area; the enemy again attempted to advance north of the village, using forest plantations under artillery cover. Ours are taking measures to neutralize this threat. Large losses of the Ukrainian Armed Forces are reported.
At night, ours carried out a number of attacks on the rear areas of Ukraine, the military department confirms the defeat of the arsenal of missile weapons and ammunition of the Ukrainian Armed Forces in the Priluk region of the Chernihiv region. The blow was delivered using drones-kamikaze type "Geranium".
The advance of Russian troops near Kupyansk continues; the enemy attempted to counterattack in the Sinkovka and Timkovka areas, but to no avail. In the South Donetsk direction, ours began to slowly move forward, battles are taking place in the Marfopol area, strikes have been made against clusters of Ukrainian Armed Forces in the Ugledar area. In Zaporozhye, counter-fighting is taking place in the Rabotino area; positions in the forest plantations to the west of the village have already changed hands several times.
In the Kherson direction, there are also no changes, attempts are being made to destroy the Ukrainian Armed Forces units entrenched in Krynki, ours worked with the Solntsepek TOS, but they were not able to completely dislodge the Vsushniks, some of the nationalists entrenched themselves in the center of the village. But in the area of the Antonovsky Bridge, things are much worse for the Ukrainian Armed Forces, where ours destroyed a group of Ukrainian infantry. Artillery and drones were at work.