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  • Situation update of General Staff of UAF regarding russian invasion as of 6.00 a.m., March 1, 2023
    Ministry of Defence of Ukraine, posted 01 March 2023 07:06

    Day 371 of the full-scale russian military aggression has begun.

    Kupyansk, Lyman, Bakhmutsk, Avdiivka and Shakhtars’k axes: during the last day our defenders repelled more than 85x enemy attacks.

    Over the past 24 hours, the russian invaders have launched 2x missile and 12x air strikes, including the use of 2x Shahed-136 UAVs. Our soldiers shot down these drones. Also, the enemy launched 68x attacks from MLRS. Civilians were injured.

    The threat level of missile strikes by the invaders remains high throughout the territory of Ukraine.

    Volyn’, Polissya, Sivershchyna and Slobozhanshchyna axes: the operational situation has not changed significantly. The enemy keeps its units near the state border of Ukraine, but the formation of offensive groups has not been detected. During the day, the adversary carried out mortar and artillery attacks on Yeline, Baranivka and Tymonovichi settlements of Chernihiv Oblast; Rozhkovichi, Bachivsk, Starykovye, Girky, Atynske, Stukalyvka, Budky, Volfyne, Grabovske in Sumy Oblast and Gatishche, Veterinarne, Strelecha, Morokhovets, Lukyantsi, Ternova, Vovchansk, Potikhonov, Komisarov, Vilkhuvatka, Tykh, Ustinivka, and Aniskine of the Kharkiv Oblast.

    Kupyansk and Lyman axes: the enemy carried out offensive actions in the areas of Makiivka, Nevske, Chervonpopivka, Shipylivka, and Bilogorivka settlements of the Luhansk Oblast, but had no success. They carried out artillery shelling of the areas of Dvorichna, Hryanikyvka, Zapadne, Liman Pershiy, Golubivka, Kurylivka, Pishchane, Kislivka, and Tabaivka settlements of the Kharkiv Oblast; Nevske, Chervonopivka, Dibrova, Belogorivka in the Luhansk Oblast and Spirne, Rozdolivka and Fedorivka in the Donetsk Oblast.

    Bakhmut axis: the enemy continues to advance. They do not stop storming the city of Bakhmut. Our defenders repelled attacks in the areas of Orikhovo-Vasylivka, Dubovo-Vasylivka, Bohdanivka, Bakhmut, Chasovoy Yar and Bila Hora. Zaliznyanske, Orikhovo-Vasylivka, Dubovo-Vasylivka, Bakhmut, Ivanivske, Kurdyumivka, Ozaryanivka, Mayorsk and Zalizne of the Donetsk Oblast were under enemy fire.

    Avdiivka and Shakhtars’k axes: the enemy continues to attack the positions of our troops. russians carried out unsuccessful offensive actions in the vicinities of the settlements of Kam’ianka, Avdiivka, Vodyane, Pervomaiske, Nevelske, Mar’yinka and Pobieda. The areas of the settlements of Vesele, Orlivka, Avdiivka, Vodyane, Netaylove, Pervomaiske, Nevelske, Krasnohorivka, Mar’yinka, Pobyeda, Vugledar, Prechistivka, Neskuchne and Velika Novosilka of the Donetsk Oblast were shelled.

    Zaporizhzhia and Kherson axes: the enemy is defending, and in some areas is trying to create conditions for transition to the offensive. Conducts artillery shelling of the areas of Vremivka, Zelene Pole and Novopil’ settlements of the Donetsk Oblast; Olgivske, Gulyaipole, Gulyaipilske, Zaliznychne, Charivne, Novodanilivka, Orihiv and Novoandriivka of the Zaporizhzhia Oblast; Illinka, Marganets and Nikopol’ in the Dnipropetrovsk Oblast, as well as Zmiivka, Mykolaivka, Antonivka, Zelenivka, Komysany of the Kherson Oblast and the city of Kherson.

    The evacuation of certain categories of citizens from the temporarily occupied Crimea is recorded again. Recently, servicemen of the russian occupation forces stationed in Perevalny have been sending their families to russia.

    Over the past 24 hours, the Air Force of the Defense Forces has carried out 11x strikes on the concentration areas of the occupiers, and missile and artillery forces have hit 9x areas of concentration of manpower and the area of concentration of weapons and military equipment of the enemy, as well as 2x positions of anti-aircraft missile complexes, an anti-aircraft missile station and an ammunition depot.

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