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  • Situation update of General Staff of UAF regarding russian invasion as of 6 p.m., February 3, 2023
    Ministry of Defence of Ukraine, posted 03 February 2023 18:31

    Day 345 of the russian full-scale invasion continues. 
    During the day of February 3, russian occupants launched a missile attack on the civilian infrastructure of the city of Barvinkove (Kharkiv oblast), causing civilian casualties. In addition, the enemy launched more than 20x MLRS attacks.
    The threat of further russian air and missile strikes across Ukraine remains high.
    The adversary continues offensive operations on Lyman, Bakhmut, Avdiivka, and Novopavlivka axes, suffering heavy losses in personnel and military equipment. 
    Volyn, Polissya, Sivershchyna, and Slobozhanshchyna axes: no offensive groups of the adversary were found. At the same time, the troops of the russian federation continue cross-border shelling targeting Ukrainian settlements. The vicinities of settlements of Tymonovychi, Hrem’yach (Chernihiv oblast), Rozhkovychi, Tovstodubove, Studenok, Starykove, Volfyne, Mykolaivka (Sumy oblast), and Veterynarne, Hlyboke, Zelene, Neskuchne, Hatyshche, and Vovchans’k (Kharkiv oblast) came under fire. 
    Kup’yans’k axis: the enemy fired tanks, mortars, and artillery at the vicinities of Dvorichna, Zapadne, Holubivka, Kup’yans’k, Kyslivka (Kharkiv oblast), and Stel’makhivka (Luhansk oblast). 
    Lyman axis: Tors’ke (Donetsk oblast), Makiivka, Chervonopopivka, and Dibrova (Luhansk oblast) were shelled.
    Bakhmut axis: Spirne, Vesele, Bilohorivka, Paraskoviivka, Bakhmut, Ivanivs’ke, and Druzhba (Donetsk oblast) were hit.
    Avdiivka axis: Tonen’ke, Vodyane, Heorhiivka, and Mar’inka came under enemy fire.
    Novopavlivka axis: Neskuchne, Bohoyavlenka, and Vuhledar were shelled with tanks, mortars, and artillery.
    Zaporizhzhia and Kherson axes: vicinities of more than 15x settlements came under enemy fire. Among them are Novopil’, Vremivka (Donetsk oblast), Ol’hivs’ke, Malynivka, Huliaipilske, Novodanylivka, Mala Tokmachka (Zaporizhzhia oblast), Kherson, Kachkarivka, and Kozats’ke.
    The adversary continues to suffer losses. For example, in Bilovods’k (Luhansk oblast), the occupiers converted the Central District Hospital into a military hospital and brought there up to 120x wounded servicemen of the russian federation armed forces. 
    With the aim to replenish its casualties, the adversary continues its recruitment campaign among convicts. Over the past week, up to 1,000x mercenaries were recruited in the penitentiary institutions of Novosibirsk oblast (russia).
    During the day of February 3, the Ukrainian Air Force launched 4x air strikes on the concentrations of enemy and 1x air strike on a position of its anti-aircraft missile system.
    At the same time, units of the missile troops and artillery of the Ukrainian Defense Forces struck 2x concentrations of enemy manpower.
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