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  • Situation update of General Staff of UAF regarding russian invasion as of 6 a.m., September 4, 2023
    Ministry of Defence of Ukraine, posted 04 September 2023 07:10

    Day 558 of the russian full-scale military aggression against Ukraine has begun.

    Last night, the russian federation conducted another air strike on Ukraine using Iranian Shahed-136/131 combat UAVs. Information on the aftermath of this terrorist attack is currently being updated.

    During the day of September 3, the enemy launched 1x missile and 78x air strikes, 47x MLRS attacks at the positions of Ukrainian troops and various settlements. Unfortunately, the russian terrorist attacks have killed and wounded civilians. Residential buildings and other civilian infrastructure were damaged.

    The likelihood of missile and air strikes across Ukraine remains high.

    During the day of September 3, there were 30x combat engagements.

    Volyn and Polissya axes: no significant changes.

    Sivershchyna and Slobozhanshchyna axes: the adversary launched an air strike in the vicinity of Strilecha (Kharkiv oblast). The invaders fired mortars and artillery at more than 15x settlements, including Hremyach, Bleshnya (Chernihiv oblast), Vorozhba, Mezenivka, Kindrativka, Ulanove (Sumy oblast), Udy, Vovchansk, Vilkhuvatka, Hatyshche, Budarky, and Neskuchne (Kharkiv oblast).

    Kupyansk axis: Topoli, Dvorichanske, Berestove, Kolodyazne, and Kyslivka (Kharkiv oblast) came under enemy fire.

    Lyman axis: the adversary launched air strikes in the vicinities of Cherneshchyna (Kharkiv oblast), Bilohorivka (Luhansk oblast), Spirne and Vesele (Donetsk oblast). More than 10x settlements, including Nevske, Bilohorivka (Luhansk oblast), Torske, Verkhnokamyanske, Spirne, and Rozdolivka (Donetsk oblast), were shelled with artillery.

    Bakhmut axis: the enemy launched air strikes in the vicinities of Bohdanivka Klishchiivka, Bila Hora, Ozarianivka, Kurdyumivka, and Pivnichne (Donetsk oblast). More than 15x settlements, including Tykhonivka, Bohdanivka, Chasiv Yar, Ivanivske, Pivnichne, Zalizne, and New York (Donetsk oblast), suffered artillery shelling.

    Avdiivka axis: the adversary conducted unsuccessful offensives in the vicinity of Avdiivka (Donetsk oblast). It continues to fire artillery and mortar shells at localities, including Nevelske, Karlivka, Avdiivka, Tonenke, Pervomaiske, Sjeverne, Novokalynove (Donetsk oblast).

    Maryinka axis: the Ukrainian Defense Forces continue to hold back the russian offensive in the vicinity of Maryinka (Donetsk oblast). The invaders fired artillery at the settlements of Krasnohorivka, Maryinka, Heorhiivka, Pobjeda, Novomykhailivka, and Katerynivka (Donetsk oblast).

    Shakhtarske axis: the adversary fired artillery at more than 10x settlements, including Vuhledar, Vodyane, Prechystivka, Zolota Nyva, Blahodatne, and Urozhaine (Donetsk oblast).

    Zaporizhzhia axis: the adversary conducted unsuccessful offensive operations in the vicinity of Pryyutne (Zaporizhzhia oblast). The invaders launched air strikes in the vicinities of Mala Tokmachka, Novodanylivka, and Robotyne (Zaporizhzhia oblast). The adversary fired artillery at more than 15x settlements, including Levadne, Malynivka, Chervone, Charivne, Pyatykhatky, Huliaipilske, Orikhiv, and Kamyanske (Zaporizhzhia oblast).

    Kherson axis: the enemy launched air strikes in the vicinities Antonivka Mykolaivka and Olhivka (Kherson oblast). Mykilske, Dmytrivka, Mykolaivka, Bilozerka (Kherson oblast), and the city of Kherson came under artillery and mortar fire.

    At the same time, the Ukrainian Defense Forces continue to conduct the offensive operation on Melitopol axis, consolidating their positions and conducting counter-battery fire.

    During the day of September 3, Ukrainian Air Force launched 9x air strikes on the concentrations of troops, weapons, and military equipment, as well as 5x air strikes on the anti-aircraft missile systems of the adversary.

    During the day of September 3, the Ukrainian missile and artillery troops hit 10x artillery systems at their firing position and 1x anti-aircraft missile system of the adversary.

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