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  • Operational update regarding the russian invasion as of 06:00, on August 28, 2022
    Ministry of Defence of Ukraine, posted 28 August 2022 07:22

    Glory to Ukraine! The one hundred eighty-sixth (186) day of the heroic resistance of the Ukrainian people to a russian military invasion continues.

    The situation has not undergone significant changes in the Volyn, Polissya, and Siversky directions. In order to demonstrate the presence and constrain the actions of units of the Defense Forces, the enemy shelled the Bilopylla district of the Sumy oblast.

    In the Kharkiv direction, the enemy fired from barrel and jet artillery in the areas of Kharkiv, Peremoha, Protopopivka, Husarivka, Slatyne, Ivanivka, Petrivka, Ruska Lozova, Sosnivka, Velyki Prohody settlements. Airstrikes near Husarivka and Pervomaiskyi.

    In the Slovyansk direction, shelling from barrel artillery and multiple rocket systems was recorded in the areas of Dovhenke, Kurulka, Adamivka, Dolyna, Brazhkivka, Dibrivne, Bohorodichne, Krasnopillya and Kostyantynivka settlements. The enemy tried to conduct assaults in the direction of the settlements of Dovhenke and Bohorodychne, but had no success and was forced to retreat.

    In the Kramatorsk direction, the enemy continued artillery shelling near Sloviansk, Verkhnyokamyansk and Siversk.

    In the Bakhmut direction, the areas of the settlements of Bakhmut, Bakhmutske, Soledar, Shumy, Vesela Dolyna, Yakovlivka, Mayorsk and Zaytseve were hit by fire from tanks, barrel artillery and MLRS. Enemy aircraft struck near Kodema.

    The enemy tried to launch an offensive in the directions of Vershyna Kodema, Semihirya and Zaytseve. Ukrainian defenders stopped and pushed the invaders back.

    In the Avdiivka direction, the enemy shelled the areas of Nevelske, Vodyane, Orlivka, Novooleksandrivka, Vesele, New York, Krasnohorivka, Maryinka and Pervomaiske settlements with tanks, barrel and jet artillery. Carried out airstrikes near Valentynivka and Vodyanyi. It  led an offensive in the direction of Lozove - Pervomaiske, received a strong repulse and was forced to retreat.

    In the direction of Novopavlivka, the enemy continued shelling civilian and military infrastructure from tanks and artillery near Pavlivka, Vugledar, Volodymyrivka, Bohoyavlenka, Novoukrainka, and Novomykhailivka.

    In the Zaporizhzhia direction, shelling was recorded near Dorozhnyanka, Charivne, Orikhove, Mala Tokmachka, Mali Shcherbaki, Olhivske, Stepove, Novosilka and Zelene Pole.

    In the South Buh region, the occupiers continued to attack the areas of Mykolaiv, Oleksandrivka, Stepova Dolyna, Prybuzke, Lupareve, Lymany, Posad-Pokrovske, Novohryhorivka, Shyroke, Pervomaiske, Partyzanske, Kvitneve, Kiselivka, Kobzartsi, Velyke Artakove, Yakovlivka, Andriivka, Potyomkine, Olhyne, Trudolyubivka, Knyazivka, Dobryanka and Topolyne. The enemy used aviation to strike near Andriivka.

    The situation in the water areas of the Black and Azov Seas has not undergone significant changes. There is still a threat of the enemy using Kalibr-type sea-based cruise missiles against infrastructure facilities deep in the territory of Ukraine.

    We believe in the Armed Forces of Ukraine! Together we will win!

    Glory to Ukraine!