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  • Situation update of General Staff of UAF regarding russian invasion as of 6 a.m., November 15, 2023
    Ministry of Defence of Ukraine, posted 15 November 2023 07:02

    Day 630 of the russian full-scale military aggression against Ukraine has begun.

    The russian federation 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 14, there were more than 60x combat engagements. The enemy launched a total of 8x missile and 59x air strikes, 49x MLRS attacks at the positions of Ukrainian troops and various settlements. Unfortunately, the russian terrorist attacks have killed and wounded civilians. Private residence buildings and residential blocks as well other civilian infrastructure were destroyed or damaged.

    Air strikes hit Vilshana, Petropavlivka, Cherneshchyna (Kharkiv oblast), Pishchane, Serebryanske forestry (Luhansk oblast), Serebryanka, Siversk, Spirne, Klishchiivka, Arkhanhelske, Novokalynove, Lastochkyne, Avdiivka, Maryinka, Novomykhailivka, Urozhaine (Donetsk oblast), Novodarivka, Mala Tokmachka (Zaporizhzhia oblast), Novoberyslav, and Beryslav (Kherson oblast).

    More than 140x 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 assault operations in the vicinities of Synkivka and Petropavlivka (Kharkiv oblast), where Ukrainian soldiers repelled 8x attacks.

    Lyman axis: the enemy conducted unsuccessful assault operations in the vicinities of Nadiya and Serebryanske forestry (Luhansk oblast).

    Bakhmut axis: the Ukrainian defenders repelled 12x attacks of the occupiers near Bohdanivka, Ivanivske, Klishchiivka, and Andriivka (Donetsk oblast). Also, the Ukrainian Defense Forces continue assault operations south of Bakhmut (Donetsk oblast), inflict losses in manpower and equipment on the enemy, and consolidate their new positions.

    Tavria operational-strategic group, Avdiivka axis: the adversary keeps trying to encircle Avdiivka, but the Ukrainian soldiers are standing their ground, inflicting major losses on the invaders. The enemy’s offensive operations in the vicinities of Novokalynove, Avdiivka, Sjeverne, Tonenke, Vodyane, and east of Pervomaiske (Donetsk oblast) were unsuccessful. The Ukrainian Forces Forces repelled 17x attacks in that area.

    Maryinka axis: the enemy conducted unsuccessful assault operations in the vicinities of Maryinka and Novomykhailivka (Donetsk oblast). The Ukrainian soldiers repelled 20x attacks in that area.

    Shakhtarske axis: the Ukrainian defenders repelled 2x enemy attacks near Staromaiorske (Donetsk oblast).

    Zaporizhzhia axis: the enemy did not conduct any offensive (assault) operations.

    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, drive the enemy back from coastal firing positions, and launch target-accurate strikes behind the enemy lines.

    During the day of November 14, the Ukrainian Air Force launched 10x air strikes on the concentrations of troops, weapons, and military equipment of the adversary. Also, the forces and means of the air defense of Ukraine destroyed Su-25 fighter aircraft, 2x Shahed-136/131 strike UAVs, 17x reconnaissance UAVs, and 1x Kh-59 air-launched guided missile.

    The Ukrainian missile troops hit 6x concentrations of troops, weapons, and military equipment, 1x command post, 17x artillery systems at their firing positions, 3x air defense systems, and 1x fuel and lubricant depot of the russian invaders.

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