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  • Situation update of General Staff of UAF regarding russian invasion as of 6.00 a.m., February 5, 2023
    Ministry of Defence of Ukraine, posted 05 February 2023 07:08

    Day 347 of the full-scale russian military aggression begun.

    The russian federation is concentrating its efforts on conducting offensive actions on the Kupyansk, Lyman, Bakhmut, Avdiivka and Novopavlivka axes.

    Over the past day, units of the Defense Forces of Ukraine have repelled attacks of the occupiers in the vicinities of Kreminna and Shypylivka in Luhansk Oblast and Verkhnyokamianske, Blagodatne, Krasna Gora, Paraskoviivka, Bakhmut, Ivanivske and Klishchiivka in Donetsk Oblast.

    The enemy continues to defend previously captured lines on other axes, shelling the positions of our units and settlements bordering the contact line.

    During the day, the enemy carried out 61x attacks from MLRS, including on the civilian infrastructure of Kherson. In addition, the threat of strikes by the russian federation on civilian objects throughout Ukraine remains high.

    Volyn, Polissya, Sivershchyna and Slobozhanshchyna axes: no enemy offensive groups were detected. At the same time, areas of Senkivka settlements in Chernihiv Oblast; Boyaro-Lezhachi - Sumy and Oleksandrivka, Hlyboke, Krasne, Zelene, Neskuchne, Staritsa, Ohirtseve, Vovchansk, Budarky, Chugunivka and Velikiy Burluk in Kharkiv Oblast were shelled.

    Kup’yansk axis: the enemy shelled the areas of Novomlynsk, Dvorichna, Hryanykyvka, Syn’kivka, Kup’yansk, Pishchane, Kyslivka, and Krokhmal’ne settlements of the Kharkiv Oblast, as well as Novoselivs’ke and Stel’makhivka - Luhansk Oblast, with tanks and artillery.

    Lyman axis: Terny in the Donetsk Oblast and Makiivka, Ploshyanka, Nevs’ke, Chervonpopivka and Dibrova in the Luhansk Oblast were affected by fire.

    Bakhmut axis: Spirne, Berestove, Vesele, Bilogorivka, Rozdolivka, Paraskoviivka, Bakhmut, Ivanivske, Klishchiivka, Bila Gora, Ozaryanivka, Druzhba, Mayorsk and New York of the Donetsk Oblast were affected by the fire of the russian occupiers.

    Avdiivka axis: Avdiivka, Pervomaiske, Nevels’ke, Georgiivka, Mar’yanka, Pobieda and Novomykhailivka were under artillery fire once again.

    Novopavlivka axis: Vugledar, Bogoyavlenka, Prechystivka, Neskuchne, Vremivka and Velyka Novosilka were fired upon.

    Zaporizhzhia and Kherson axes: the areas of the settlements of Novopil of the Donetsk Oblast were affected by the entire range of enemy artillery; Gulyaipole, Yehorivka, Charivne, Mala Tokmachka, Novodanylivka, Orihiv and Shcherbaky of the Zaporizhzhia Oblast and Antonivka and Kherson.

    In the temporarily occupied Horlivka of the Donetsk Oblast, all medical facilities are full of wounded invaders. Therefore, the russian occupiers are setting up kindergartens, schools or simply warehouses for field hospitals. It is also known that medical personnel from Yakutia arrived at one of these hospitals, where about 70 people are being treated, in the city of Svitlodarsk, Donetsk Oblast.

    It is noted that some of the mobilized personnel refuses to participate in hostilities. As of February 3, up to 600 persons of the specified category were returned from the Luhansk Oblast to the territory of the russian federation.

    During the past day, the Ukrainian aviation made 5x strikes on areas of concentration of manpower and military equipment of the occupiers, as well as 2x strikes on anti-aircraft missile complexes.

    Over the past 24 hours, missile and artillery troops of the Defense Forces of Ukraine have hit the control post, 3x areas where the enemy's manpower is concentrated, an anti-aircraft missile complex, and a warehouse of fuel and lubricants.

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