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  • Operational information regarding the #russian_invasion as of 12:00, March 7
    Ministry of Defence of Ukraine, posted 07 March 2022 12:44

    The twelfth day of the heroic resistance of the Ukrainian people to the russian military invasion continues.

    The enemy continues the offensive operation against Ukraine, concentrating its main efforts on the encirclement of Kyiv, Kharkiv, Chernihiv, Sumy, Mariupol, and Mykolayiv. He does not stop trying to reach the administrative borders of Luhansk and Donetsk regions.

    In the Polissya direction, the Russian occupier is concentrating its main efforts on the encirclement of Kyiv. Concentration in the area of settlement Hostomel up to 2 BTGr; in the area of Bucha - up to 3 BTGr, reinforced by tank units; in the area of Borodyanka - up to 2 BTGr; in the area of Sitnyaki - up to 2 BTGr.

    In the occupied territories, the enemy immediately tries to establish an administrative-police regime with the help of undisguised terror directed at the local population.

    The occupiers are preparing to attack Vyshhorod.

    Also, the enemy is preparing to resume the offensive in the following directions: on settlements Hostomel, Irpin, Stoyanka.

    In the Siversky direction, the enemy focused its efforts on the following areas with the help of units from the two all-military armies and the tank division of the Central Military District. Brovary - up to 2 BTGr; in the areas of settlement  n.p. Semenivka, Mena, Bobrovytsia - up to 3 BTGr; n.p. Boryspil - up to 4 BTGr.

    The Russian invader is trying to provide a tactical advantage in Brovary and Boryspil districts. The occupiers are trying to gain control of Chernihiv and are concentrating units of the 41st General Army of the Central Military District near its southern outskirts.

    They are trying to prepare for the attack on Sumy.

    In the Slobozhansky direction, the enemy is trying to continue the offensive in the direction of the Dnipro with the help of units of the tank army, two general armies and the army corps.

    The main efforts are focused on the directions of Kaniv, Dnipro and Severodonetsk. Carries out regrouping to continue the offensive in certain areas in order to take control of Kaniv Hydro Power Plant.

    In the Donetsk direction, the enemy with forces of up to seven BTGs continues offensive operations in the directions of the cities of the Dnipro and Zaporizhya, in order to reach the administrative borders of the Donetsk region. Despite heavy losses, it is moving in the direction of Volnovakha.

    The occupiers made repeated attempts to break through the defences in the area of settlement Staromlynivka, as well as to capture settlement Zachativka, however, suffered significant losses and retreated to the area of settlement Lubymivka.

    At the same time, the enemy is trying to break through the city's defences in the areas of the west neighbourhood Mariupol, Staryy Crimea. It is not successful.

    In the Tavriya direction, the invader with forces of up to 17 BTGr holds the borders in the Kherson region. The main efforts are focused on the following areas: Mykolaiv - up to 2 BTGs, Voznesensk - up to 2 BTGs, Belhorod-Dniester - up to 1 BTGs, Zaporizhya - up to 4 BTGs; Mariupol - up to 3 BTGr.

    The enemy is regrouping troops for further attack on the city of Zaporizhya. Urgently restores the runway at Melitopol airfield.

    In the Bessarabian direction, the enemy is not taking active action, but the servicemen of the operational group of Russian troops in the security zone of the self-proclaimed Transnistrian region are on high alert.

    Despite the large number of troops, the occupiers have a low moral and psychological condition. In the event of losses, enemy units lose their offensive potential and surrender en masse to the Defenders of Ukraine and the civilian population.

    We protect our Ukrainian land! Ukraine is the shield of Europe and the whole civilized world! Glory to Ukraine!