Photo: General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine
APU steadfastly hold the defense
Ukrainian defenders suppressed the enemy’s offensive near Kharkov. Aviation and rocket-artillery units successfully destroy enemy concentrations and ammunition depots.
The Armed Forces of Ukraine stopped the offensive and inflicted significant losses on the Russian troops in the areas of the settlements of Klinovoye and Novoluganskoye, and also repulsed the assault in the direction of the Uglegorsk TPP. This was announced on Thursday morning, June 30, by the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
It is noted that in the Volyn and Polesye directions, units of the armed forces of Belarus continue to be in the border areas of the Brest and Gomel regions. According to available information, the military commissariats of these regions are studying the possibilities of conducting covert mobilization of the population.
On the Seversky direction without any changes.
In the Kharkov direction, the enemy continues to defend previously occupied positions. He carried out shelling from tanks, mortars, cannon and rocket artillery in the areas of the city of Kharkov, the settlements of Pitomnik, Ukrainka, Pobeda, Dementievka, Prudyanka, Korobochkino and Rubizhne.
The defenders resolutely suppressed the attempt of enemy assault operations in the area of the settlement of Dementievka. The invaders have withdrawn. Air strikes were carried out near Prudyanka and Upper Saltov.
In the Slavic direction, the enemy is regrouping troops and defending himself. He carried out shelling from artillery of various calibers in the areas of Mazanovka, Dubrovnoye and Krasnopolye.
In the Donetsk direction, the enemy, with the support of artillery, is trying to block the city of Lisichansk and take control of the section of the Lisichansk-Bakhmut highway. Fired at civilian infrastructure in the areas of the settlements of Lisichansk, Verkhnekamyanka and Seversk. Launched an airstrike near Volchayarka. Conducts an offensive near Verkhnekamyanka and assault operations in the area of the Lisichansk oil refinery, hostilities continue.
In the Kramatorsk direction, the enemy did not conduct active hostilities, fired at the positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine from artillery.
In the Bakhmut direction, shelling was recorded near Berestovoye, Pokrovskoye and Zvonovka and an air strike in the Pokrovskoye area. The Ukrainian soldiers stopped the offensive and inflicted significant losses on the invaders in the areas of the settlements of Klinovoye and Novoluganskoye, and also repulsed the assault in the direction of the Uglegorsk TPP. In both cases, the enemy retreated.
On Avdeevsky, Kurakhovsky, Novopavlovsky and Zaporizhzhya, the enemy shelled the areas of Vodyanoye, Avdeevka, Maryinka, Ugledar, Poltavka, Novoukrainsky, Novoselka and Orekhov. Inflicted air strikes on our positions near Avdiivka and Shcherbakov. He tried to conduct assault operations in the Pavlovka area, but had no success, withdrew.
In the South Buzh direction, the enemy continues to systematically shell civilian and military infrastructure and regroup troops. Inflicted rocket and air strikes in the areas of Knyazhevka, Potemkin and Bereznegovato. Conducted aerial reconnaissance. The threat of missile strikes against the region’s critical infrastructure continues to persist.
Two carriers of sea-based cruise missiles of the Caliber type are in readiness for the use of missile weapons in the Black Sea.
Ukrainian aviation and rocket-artillery units successfully continue to carry out combat missions – they hit enemy concentrations and ammunition depots.
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