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  • Situation update of General Staff of UAF regarding russian invasion as of 18.00, May 11, 2023
    Ministry of Defence of Ukraine, posted 11 May 2023 18:54

    Day 442 of the full-scale russian military aggression continues.

    The russian federation continues to wage a war of aggression. Despite the significant losses, they do not give up their plans to occupy our territory. They strike and fire at both military and civilian targets.

    During this day, the enemy launched 6x missile attacks, in particular on the cities of Slovyansk, Kostiantynivka and Zaporizhzhia. In addition, they carried out 28x airstrikes and more than 20 rounds from MLRS on the positions of our troops and populated areas. Unfortunately, there are deaths and injuries among the civilian population, private residential buildings, other civil and administrative infrastructure have been damaged.

    The threat of launching missile and air strikes on the entire territory of Ukraine remains high.

    The enemy continues to concentrate its main efforts on the Lyman, Bakhmut, Avdiivka and Mar’yinka axes. During the day, the enemy carried out more than 30 attacks on the specified areas of the front. The fiercest battles continue for the cities of Bakhmut and Mar’yinka.

    Volyn’ and Polissya axes: no signs of the formation of offensive groups were found. The russian federation continues to use the territory, material and technical base of the republic of belarus for training and combat coordination of units of the Armed Forces of the russian federation, formed by mobilization, for their further involvement in hostilities on the territory of our State.

    Sivershchyna and Slobozhanshchyna axes: the enemy continues to maintain a military presence in the areas bordering Ukraine.

    During the day, the enemy carried out airstrikes on the areas of Krasnyi Khutir of Chernihiv Oblast and Krenidivka, Znob-Novgorodske, Uralove of Sumy Oblast. They carried out mortar and artillery attacks on the settlements of Novovasylivka, Ukrainy, Iskriskivshchyna, Bilopylla, Yastrubyne, Kindrativka, and Basivka of the Sumy Oblast, as well as Guryiv, Hlyboke, Staritsa, Bugruvatka, Ohirtseve, Gatyshche, Vovchansk, Tyche, Synelnikove, Zybyne, Bochkove, Budarki and Velikiy Burluk in Kharkiv Oblast.

    Kupyansk axis: during the day, the adversary did not conduct offensive operations. The settlements of Odradne, Dvorichanske, Kam’ianka, Topoli, Krasne Pershe, Figolivka, Novomlynsk, Dvorichna, Tabaivka of the Kharkiv Oblast and Stelmakhivka of the Luhansk Oblast were hit by enemy artillery and mortar attacks.

    Lyman axis: during the day, the enemy carried out offensive actions in the Serebryansk forestry area, without any success. They carried out an air strike on the areas of the settlement of Spirne and the settlements bordering the frontline, namely: Makiivka, Nevske of Luhansk Oblast, Belogorivka, Torske, Serebryanka, Verkhnyokamianske, Spirne, Berestov and Vesele of Donetsk Oblast which were subjected to artillery shelling.

    Bakhmut axis: the adversary continues to advance. Fighting continues in the city of Bakhmut. During the day, they conducted unsuccessful offensive actions in the axis of the settlement of Stupochki. russians launched an airstrike on the areas of the settlements of Bakhmut, Kurdyumivka and New York. Vasyukivka, Orikhovo-Vasylivka, Novomarkove, Markove, Bakhmut, Ivanivske, Chasiv Yar, Kostyantynivka, Oleksandro-Shultyne, Pivdenne, Toretsk, Severnye and New York of the Donetsk Oblast were affected by enemy shelling.

    Avdiivka axis: the enemy conducted unsuccessful offensive actions. They shelled the settlements of Novokalynove, Berdychi, Stepove, Avdiivka, Severna and Pervomaiske of the Donetsk Oblast.

    Mar’yinka axis: units of the defense forces repelled numerous enemy attacks. At the same time, the settlements of Gostre, Georgiivka, Mar’yinka and Pobyeda of the Donetsk Oblast were subjected to enemy shelling.

    Shakhtars’ke axis: during the day, the enemy carried out offensive actions in the Novomykhailivka area, without success. They carried out an airstrike on the areas of the settlements of Vugledar and Prechistivka. russians shelled the settlements of Paraskoviivka, Kostyantynivka, Novomykhailivka, Vugledar, Novoukrainka and Prechistivka.

    Zaporizhzhia and Kherson axes: the enemy continues to conduct defensive operations. They launched an airstrike on the areas of the settlements of Mala Tokmachka, Omelnyk and Kizomys. Meanwhile, the invaders carried out shelling of settlements bordering the line of military confrontation. In particular: Vremivka, Novopil’, Donetsk Oblast; Olhivske, Gulyaipole, Zaliznychne, Gulyaipilske, Biloghirya, Mala Tokmachka and Kam’ianske of the Zaporizhzhia Oblast; Nikopol’, Dnipropetrovsk Oblast; Zolota Balka, Vesele, Lviv, Ivanivka, Antonivka, Dniprovske, Kizomys of the Kherson Oblast and the city of Kherson.

    During the day, the Ukrainian Air Force carried out 13x strikes on areas where enemy personnel and military equipment were concentrated. In addition, during this day, our defenders destroyed 7x enemy UAVs of various types. Units of missile and artillery troops hit 8x control points, 13x areas of concentration of manpower, 1x ammunition warehouse, 1x fuel and lubricant warehouse, 5x artillery units in a firing position, 1x means of air defense and 2x+ more important enemy targets.

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