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  • Situation update of General Staff of UAF regarding russian invasion as of 6:00 p.m., June 6, 2023
    Ministry of Defence of Ukraine, posted 06 June 2023 18:39

    Day 468 of the full-scale russian military aggression continues.
    During the day of June 6, the enemy launched 35 missile strikes, using Kh-101/Kh-555 air-based cruise missiles. All missiles were destroyed by Ukrainian Air Defense of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. The enemy also carried out 30 airstrikes and 43 MLRS attacks on Ukrainian settlements and Ukrainian Defense Forces. Unfortunately, there are dead and wounded among civilian population, residential apartment and private houses have been damaged.

    The threat of missile and air strikes remains high across Ukraine. Moreover, this night, russian terrorists committed another war crime - in order to prevent the advance of our troops, they blew up the internal structures of the Kakhovska HPP. As a result of the terrorist attack, about 80 settlements are in the zone of flooding.

    The enemy continues to focus its main efforts on attempts to completely occupy the Luhansk and Donetsk Oblasts. During the day, 28 combat clashes took place.

    Volyn and Polissya axes: the operational situation has not changed significantly, there are no signs of the formation of offensive groupings.

    Sivershchyna and Slobozhanshchyna axes: the enemy continues to maintain a military presence in the areas bordering Ukraine. The adversary carried out airstrikes in the Ohirtsevo area of the Kharkiv Oblast, shelled Kamyanka, Karpovichi, Tymonovichi, Medvedivka, and Halaganivka settlements of Chernihiv Oblast; Middle Buda, Shalygine, Volfine, Popivka, Basivka, Zapsillia, Myropillia, Myropilske, Velika Pisarivka of the Sumy Oblast, as well as Sotnytskyi Kozachok, Baranivka, Veterinarne, Visoka Yaruga, Strelecha, Hatyshche, Synelnikove, Tsegelne, Staritsa, Vovchans’k, Zybine, Karaichne, Zarichne, Pechenygi, Budarky, Vilkhuvatka, Chugunivka, Milove, Velikiy Burluk, Odradne, Figolivka in Kharkiv Oblast.

    Kupyansk axis: Novomlynsk, Figolivka, Dvorichna, Zapadne, Liman Pershiy, Kislivka, Tabaivka, Berestov of the Kharkiv Oblast and Novoselivske of the Luhansk Oblast were shelled by the enemy artillery and mortars.

    Lyman axis: the enemy forces conducted unsuccessful offensive operations in the areas of Kreminna, Belogorivka, Luhansk Oblast, and Berestov, Donetsk Oblast. They carried out airstrikes in the Spirne, Vesele, Hryhorivka and Ivanivka districts of the Donetsk Oblast. Nevske, Bilogorivka of the Luhansk Oblast and Verkhniokamyanske, Torske, Spirne, Rozdolivka of the Donetsk Oblast were shelled by artillery.

    Bakhmut axis: russian forces carried out offensive operations near Klishchiyivka, albeit without success. Conducted an airstrike in the Bila Hora Oblast of the Donetsk Oblast. The vicinities of Vasyukivka, Malynivka, Tikhonivka, Orihovo-Vasylivka, Hryhorivka, Kalynivka, Ivanivske, Stupochki, Bila Hora, Oleksandro-Shultine, Ozaryanivka, Toretsk, and Northern Donetsk Oblast were shelled by enemy artillery.

    Avdiyivka axis: the enemy forces did not conduct offensive operations. Enemy airstrikes in the Avdiivka area. They carried out artillery shelling of Novokalynove, Avdiyivka, Lastochkine, Vodyane, Pervomaiske, Karlivka, Nevelske of the Donetsk Oblast.

    Maryinka axis: our defenders repelled all 12 enemy attacks in the vicinities of Maryinka. The enemy carried out airstrikes within this settlement. Hostre, Maksimilianivka, Georgiyivka, Maryinka, Novomykhailivka of the Donetsk Oblast were shelled by artillery.

    Shakhtarsk axis: the occupiers carried out airstrikes in the vicinities of Vugledar, Bogoyavlenka, Zolota Niva and Velika Novosilka. They shelled the Vugledar, Prechistivka, Novoukrainka, and Zolota Niva in the Donetsk Oblast.

    Zaporizhzhia and Kherson axes: russian forces are on the defensive.  They launched an airstrike at Olhivskyi, Zaporizhzhia Oblast. The adversary shelled the settlements of Vremivka, Novopil, Donetsk Oblast; Temyrivka, Olhivske, Poltavka, Malynivka, Hulyaipole, Zaliznychne, Charivne, Biloghirya, Stepove and Kamyanske of Zaporizhzhia Oblast; Odradokamyanka of the Kherson Oblast and the city of Kherson.

    russian occupation forces continue to suffer losses on the battlefield. Due to the large number of wounded, the enemy lacks medical personnel on all axes. Therefore, the enemy began to attract students from medical universities of the russian federation to work in front-line military medical institutions. In particular, students from medical universities of the russian federation arrived in Tokmak, Zaporizhzhia Oblast for a twenty-day period to undergo medical training in combat units.

    At the same time, the russian occupiers continue to use the infrastructure of temporarily captured settlements to provide medical care to their wounded servicemen. Recently, in Oleksiyivka, Kherson Oblast, on the territory of a local school, the invaders set up a field hospital. About 25 medical workers are stationed there to treat the occupiers with injuries of varying degrees of severity.

    Ukrainian Air Force conducted 10x strikes on enemy manpower concentrations.

    Ukrainian missile and artillery units hit 9 control points, 4 areas of manpower, weapons and military equipment concentrations, 3 ammunition depots, an anti-aircraft missile system, 14 artillery units of the enemy at firing positions and 16 other important enemy targets.

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