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  • Situation update of General Staff of UAF regarding russian invasion as of 6 a.m., May 11, 2023
    Ministry of Defence of Ukraine, posted 11 May 2023 06:23

    Day 442 of the russian full-scale military aggression against Ukraine has begun. 

    During the day of May 10, the adversary launched 1 S-300 missile strike at the civilian infrastructure of Kostyantynivka (Donetsk oblast). In addition, the invaders launched 45 air strikes and 53 MLRS attacks at the positions of Ukrainian troops and various settlements in Kherson oblast. The attacks caused civilian casualties, damage and destruction of private housing and other civilian infrastructure.

    The likelihood of further missile and air strikes across Ukraine remains high, as the enemy continues to use terror tactics.

    The adversary continues to focus its main efforts on Lyman, Bakhmut, Avdiyivka, and Maryinka axes, with 39 enemy attacks repelled. The fiercest fighting is for the cities of Bakhmut and Maryinka. 

    Volyn and Polissia axes: no signs of the formation of offensive groups were found. Certain units of the russian federation’s Armed Forces continue their deployment at the training grounds of the republic of belarus.

    Sivershchyna and Slobozhanshchyna axes: the enemy fired mortars and artillery at the settlements of Bleshnya, Leonivka, Krasny Khutir (Chernihiv oblast), Bachivsk, Khodyne, Boyaro-Lezhachi, Volfyne, Bilovody, Popivka, Pavlivka, Basivka (Sumy oblast), Veterynarne, Zelene, Hatyshche, Zybyne, and Budarky (Kharkiv oblast).

    Kupyansk axis: the enemy did not conduct any offensive operations. The occupant forces launched air strikes at the vicinities of settlements of Masyutivka, Pershotravneve, and Terny. The invaders fired artillery and mortars at Mykolayivka, Krasne Pershe, Fyholivka, Novomlynsk, Dvorichna, Masyutivka, Lyman Pershyi, Kyslivka (Kharkiv oblast), and Stelmakhivka (Luhansk oblast). 

    Lyman axis: the enemy conducted unsuccessful offensives in the vicinity of Serebryans’ke forestry. The invaders launched air strikes at the vicinities of settlements of Bilohorivka, Verkhniokamyanske, and Spirne. Makiyivka, Bilohorivka, Vesele (Luhansk oblast), Yampolivka, Spirne, and Berestove (Donetsk oblast) were shelled with artillery.

    Bakhmut axis: the adversary conducted unsuccessful offensives in the city of Bakhmut. He carried out air strikes at the vicinities of Torske, Bakhmut, Klishchiyivka, Kurdiumivka, and Bila Hora. Orikhovo-Vasylivka, Bohdanivka, Bakhmut, Ivanivske, Chasiv Yar, Stupochky, Zalizne, and New York (Donetsk oblast) suffered from enemy shelling.

    Avdiyivka axis: the adversary conducted unsuccessful offensives in the vicinity of Avdiyivka. The occupiers launched air strikes at the vicinities of Novokalynove and Avdiyivka. He fired at the settlements of Berdychi, Avdiyivka, Pervomaiske, and Nevelske (Donetsk oblast).

    Maryinka axis: Ukrainian defenders repelled numerous enemy attacks in the vicinity of the city of Maryinka. At the same time, the settlements of Heorhiyivka and Pobjeda (Donetsk oblast) were shelled by the enemy.

    Shakhtarske axis: during the day of May 10, the enemy conducted offensive operations in the vicinity of Novomykhailivka, to no success. russian forces launched air strikes near Prechystivka and Novosilka. The invaders shelled the settlements of Novomykhailivka, Vuhledar, Prechystivka, and Novoukrainka.

    Zaporizhzhia and Kherson axes: the adversary stays on the defensive. The occupant forces launched air strikes at the vicinities of Hulyaipole, Mala Tokmachka, Stepnohirsk, Kizomys and Stanislav. The invaders shelled the settlements of Vremivka, Novopil (Donetsk oblast), Malynivka, Hulyaipole, Mykilske, Mala Tokmachka, Orikhiv, Kamyanske (Zaporizhzhia oblast), Marhanets, Nikopol (Dnipropetrovsk oblast), Dudchany, Beryslav, Vesele, Antonivka, Dniprovske, Berehove, Bilozerka, Kizomys, Shyroka Balka, Stanislav (Kherson oblast), and the city of Kherson. 

    Over the past three days, the russian occupation administration has “evacuated” about 300 civilians, including children, from the temporarily occupied territories of Zaporizhzhia oblast to Berdyansk. 

    During the day of May 10, Ukrainian Air Force launched 4 air strikes on the concentrations of troops and military equipment of the adversary. Ukrainian defenders intercepted 5 enemy UAVs of various types during the day of May 10. The Ukrainian missile and artillery troops hit 1 anti-aircraft missile system, 2 concentrations of troops, 1 fuel and lubricants depot, 2 artillery units at their firing positions, and 1 electronic warfare station of the occupiers.

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