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  • Operational update of General Staff of UAF regarding the russian invasion as of 18:00, on August 30, 2022
    Ministry of Defence of Ukraine, posted 30 August 2022 20:01

    Glory to Ukraine! The one hundred eighty-eights (188) day of the heroic resistance of the Ukrainian people to a russian military invasion continues.
    The enemy continues to focus its efforts on establishing full control over the territory of the Donetsk oblast, maintaining the temporarily captured districts of the Kherson oblast, part of the Kharkiv oblast, Zaporizhzhia oblast, and Mykolaiv oblast.
    Strengthens the grouping of troops in the Donetsk direction. The movement of units of the 3rd Army Corps to the temporarily occupied territories of the Zaporizhzhia and Kharkiv oblasts continues.
    russian occupiers continue to carry out air and missile attacks on civilian objects on the territory of Ukraine.
    In the Volyn and Polissya directions, the situation remains without significant changes.
    In the Siverskyi direction, the enemy carried out artillery fire on the areas of the settlements of Hremyach of Chernihiv oblast and Novovasylivka, Bachivsk, Starykove, Pisky and Myropilske of Sumy oblast.
    In the Slobozhansky direction, the enemy continues to conduct hostilities with the aim of holding previously occupied lines.
    In the Kharkiv direction, the enemy shelled the Dolyna, Adamivka, Kharkiv, Khrestyshcha, Bayrak, Oleksandrivka, Mazanivka, Udy, Borshcheva, Velika Komyshuvaha, Svitlychne, Kostyantynivka, and Ruska Lozova districts with mortars, barrel and rocket artillery. Used aviation for a strike near Husarivka.
    In the Slovyansk direction, enemy units continued shelling from barrel artillery and MLRS in the vicinity of Pryshyb, Husarivka, and Krasnopilla.
    The occupiers tried to advance in the direction of Shnurky, were hit by fire and retreated. Losses are being verified.
    In the Donetsk direction, the enemy is strengthening the grouping of troops in the Kurakhiv direction due to the regrouping of individual units from the Central Military District.
    Defense forces conduct positional battles in order to improve the tactical position along the contact line. The main efforts of our units are focused on fire damage to control points, anti-aircraft defense facilities, warehouses with ammunition and disrupting the functioning of the enemy's logistical support system.
    In the Kramatorsk direction, the districts of Bohorodychne, Sloviansk, Hryhorivka, Spirne, Pereizne and Vyimka were damaged by fire. Enemy aircraft strikes were recorded near Hryhorivka and Pryshyb.
    In the direction of Bakhmut, the enemy fired from tanks, barrel and jet artillery near Bakhmut, Soledar, Bilohorivka, Zaytseve and Kodema. The occupiers launched a rocket attack on the district of the city of Kostiantynivka.
    With offensive actions, the enemy tried to advance in the directions of Zaytseve, Vesela Dolyna and Bakhmut, but was unsuccessful and retreated.
    The invaders are trying to establish control over the settlement of Kodema from several directions at the same time, fighting continues.
    In the Avdiyivka direction, the enemy carried out mortar and artillery attacks near Maryinka, Vesele, Opytne and Novomykhailivka. With offensive and assault actions, it tried to improve the tactical position in the directions of Opytnye Avdiyivka, Pervomaiske and Krasnohorivka, suffered significant losses and retreated.
    In the direction of Novopavlivka, the enemy shelled territories near Pavlivka, Prechystivka, Novoukrainka and Novopole.
    In the Zaporizhzhia direction, the enemy inflicted fire damage on objects in the areas of settlements of Novoprokopivka, Robotyne, Chervone, Hulyaipole, Novoandriivka, Zaliznychne, Kopani, Zelene Pole, Poltavka, Mali Shcherbaki, Kamianske, Orihiv, Stepove and Olhivske. Enemy aviation operated near Novodanylivka and Novosilka.
    In the South Buh direction, the enemy shelled the areas of the settlements of Oleksandrivka, Novoselivka, Lyubomirivka, Stepova Dolyna, Novohrigorivka, Kiselivka, Shyroke, Pervomaiske, Kalynivka, Andriivka, Lozove, Shevchenkove, Belousove, Zarichne, Knyazivka, Olhyne, and Zelenodolsk.
    enemy carried out airstrikes near Andriivka, Davydiv Brid, Osokorivka, and Potyomkine. russian occupiers continue to destroy civilian objects in the city of Mykolaiv with rocket attacks.
    Under the cover of the infrastructure of the nuclear power plant, the artillery of the russian federation intensified its shelling of the areas of the settlements of Nikopol and Oleksiivka.
    The enemy's naval group in the waters of the Black and Azov Seas continues to carry out the tasks of reconnaissance and blocking of civilian shipping.
    There is still a threat of missile strikes on objects and infrastructure elements deep in the territory of Ukraine.
    The enemy continues to suffer significant losses, especially in manpower.
    We believe in the Armed Forces of Ukraine! Together we will win!
    Glory to Ukraine!