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  • Situation update of General Staff of UAF regarding russian invasion as of 6 a.m., November 12, 2023
    Ministry of Defence of Ukraine, posted 12 November 2023 07:22

    Day 627 of the russian full-scale military aggression against Ukraine has begun.

    The adversary continues to ignore the laws and customs of warfare, using the terror tactics, launching missile and air strikes, and firing multiple launch rocket systems not only at the military, but also at numerous civilian targets across Ukraine. 

    During the day of November 11, there were 80 combat engagements. The enemy launched a total of 1 missile and 63 air strikes, 64 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 destroyed or damaged.

    At night, the russian occupants launched yet another missile and air strike on Ukraine, using 2 Kh-59 guided missiles and 1 Iskander-M ballistic missile. Ukrainian air defense forces and means destroyed 1 X-59 guided missile. Information on the aftermath of this terrorist attack is currently being updated.

    Air strikes hit Chuikivka (Sumy oblast), Kyslivka, Stepova Novoselivka, Kopanky, Petropavlivka (Kharkiv oblast), Serebryanske forestry, Bilohorivka (Luhansk oblast), Siversk, Spirne, Terny, Novobakhmutivka, Klishchiivka, Andriyivka, Novokalynove, Ocheretyne, Avdiyivka, Orlivka, Lastochkyne, Heorhiivka, Maryinka, Novomykhailivka, Katerynivka, Urozhaine, Staromaiorske, Shakhtarske (Donetsk oblast), Robotyne (Zaporizhzhia oblast), and Tyahynka (Kherson oblast).

    More than 120 settlements in Chernihiv, Sumy, Kharkiv, Luhansk, Donetsk, Zaporizhzhia, Kherson, and Mykolayiv oblasts came under artillery fire.

    Pivnich operational-strategic group, Volyn and Polissya axes: no significant changes.

    Sivershchyna and Slobozhanshchyna axes: the adversary maintains its military presence in the areas of russia bordering Ukraine. The enemy troops conduct active subversive activities in order to prevent the deployment of Ukrainian troops to threatened axes. The adversary increases the density of minefields along the state border in Belgorod oblast (russia).

    Khortytsia operational-strategic group, Kupyansk axis: the enemy conducted unsuccessful assault operations near Synkivka, Ivanivka (Kharkiv oblast), Stelmakhivka, and Nadiya (Luhansk oblast), where Ukrainian defenders repelled 7 attacks.

    Lyman axis: with the air support, the adversary conducted assault operations in the vicinity of Serebryanske forestry (Luhansk oblast), to no success.

    Bakhmut axis: the Ukrainian defenders repelled 10 adversary attacks in the vicinities of Khromove, Andriyivka, and Klishchiyivka (Donetsk oblast). In turn, the Ukrainian Defense Forces continue assault operations south of Bakhmut, inflict losses in manpower and equipment on the enemy, and consolidate their new positions.

    Tavria operational-strategic group, Avdiyivka axis: the enemy employs aircraft as it keeps trying to encircle Avdiyivka. The Ukrainian soldiers are standing their ground and inflicting major losses on the enemy. The adversary’s offensive actions were unsuccessful in the vicinities of settlements of Avdiyivka, Sjeverne, Tonenke, and Pervomaiske (Donetsk oblast), where the Ukrainian Forces Forces repelled 18 attacks.

    Maryinka axis: with the air support, the enemy conducted unsuccessful assault operations in the vicinities of Maryinka and Novomykhailivka (Donetsk oblast). The Ukrainian soldiers repelled 22 enemy attacks in that area. 

    Maryinka axis: with the air support, the occupiers conducted unsuccessful assault operations near Vuhledar, Zolota Nyva, and Staromaiorske (Donetsk oblast). The Ukrainian defenders repelled 11 attacks in that area.

    Zaporizhzhia axis: with the air support, the enemy conducted assault operations near Robotyne (Zaporizhzhia oblast), to no success.

    At the same time, the Ukrainian Defense Forces continue their offensive operation on Melitopol axis, inflicting losses in manpower and equipment on the occupation forces, exhausting the enemy all along the front line. 

    Odesa operational-strategic group, Kherson axis: the Ukrainian soldiers conduct counter-battery fire and strike behind the enemy lines. 

    During the day of November 11, Ukrainian Air Force launched 10 air strikes on the concentrations of troops, weapons and military equipment of the adversary. 

    The Ukrainian missile troops hit 2 artillery systems, 8 concentrations of troops, weapons, and military equipment, and 2 air defense systems of the adversary.

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