Russo-Ukrainian War. Day 381: Wagner Group forces take control of most of the eastern part of Bakhmut
Day 381 of the full-scale Russian military aggression has begun.
Over the past day, the enemy launched 29x air strikes and 4x missile strikes in Donetsk region. Moreover, the occupiers conducted 100x MLRS attacks.
The attacks resulted in casualties among the civilian population and damage to civilian infrastructure and residential buildings.
The threat of missile strikes remains high across Ukraine.
The enemy does not cease attempts to reach administrative borders of Donetsk and Luhansk oblasts. Its main efforts are focused on offensive operations Lyman, Bakhmut, Avdiivka, Mar’yinka, and Shakhtars’k axes. Last day, our soldiers repelled more than 100x enemy attacks on the indicated axes.
Volyn’, Polissya, Sivershchyna and Slobozhanshchyna axes: the operational situation has not changed significantly.
There are no signs of the formation of offensive groupings. Russia keeps hardening fortifications in the border areas of Bryansk and Kursk oblasts. The occupiers employed mortars and artillery to bombard the vicinity of Senkivka, Yeline, Hai, and Leonivka settlements (Chernihiv oblast); Znob-Novgorods’ke, Seredyna-Buda, Khodyne, and Atyns’ke (Sumy oblast); and Strilecha, Starytsia, Ohirtseve, Ambarne, Figolivka, Novomlyns’k, Dvorichna, Zapadne, and Kam’yanka (Kharkiv oblast).
Lyman axis: the enemy keeps trying to improve the tactical situation. Russian forces conducted unsuccessful offensives towards Hryanikyvka, Masyutivka, Nevs’ke, Kreminna, Bilohorivka, Spirne, and Fedorivka. The neighborhoods of more than 20x settlements came under artillery fire, including, Hryanykivka, Masyutivka, Kislivka, Pischane, and Krokhmalne (Kharkiv oblast); Novoselivs’ke, Stelmakhivka, Nevs’ke, and Kuzmyne (Luhansk oblast).
Bakhmut axis: Russia does not cease assault actions. Ukrainian Defense Forces repelled numerous attacks in the vicinity of Zaliznyans’ke, Paraskoviivka, Dubovo-Vasylivka, Bakhmut, Bohdanivka, and Ivanovs’ke settlements. 19x settlements, including, Vasyukivka, Zaliznians’ke, Minkivka, Orihovo-Vasylivka, Bakhmut, Ozaryanivka, Oleksandro-Shultine, Kostyantynivka, Mayorsk, and New York (Donetsk oblast) suffered enemy attacks.
Avdiivka, Mar’yinka, and Shakhtars’ axes: the enemy carried out unsuccessful offensive actions in the directions of Kam’yanka, Avdiivka, Tonen’ke, Severne, Vodyane, Pervomais’ke, Nevels’ke, Krasnohorivka, Mar’yinka, and Novomykhailivka (Donetsk oblast). The vicinities of Krasnohorivka, Kam’yanka, Avdiivka, Tonen’ke, Severne, Vodyane, Pervomais’ke, Mar’yinka, Heorgiivka, Novomykhailivka, and Vuhledar were subject to enemy bombardments.
Zaporizhzhia and Kherson axes: the enemy stays on the defensive. The neighborhoods of more than 30x settlements came under fire, including, Zolota Balka, Kachkarivka, Kairy, Kozats’ke, Mykolaivka, Ivanivka, Inhulets, Molodizhne, Inzhenerne, and Kherson.
Russian occupiers continue to put pressure on the local population in several settlements on the temporarily occupied territories of Donetsk oblast of Ukraine. In particular, citizens without registration are denied entrance to Volodymyrivka settlement. Roadblocks have been set up, movement of local residents is prohibited.
During the day, the Ukrainian Air Force carried out 11 air strikes against concentrations of Russian troops, and attacked 1 anti-aircraft missile complex.
Ukrainian defenders shot down 1x “Orlan-10” type UAV.
Ukrainian missile and artillery troops attacked 5x concentrations of enemy troops, 1x anti-aircraft complex and 1x ammunition depot.