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  • Situation update of General Staff of UAF regarding russian invasion as of 6 p.m., October 14, 2023
    Ministry of Defence of Ukraine, posted 14 October 2023 19:07

    Day 598 of the russian full-scale military aggression against Ukraine continues.

    During the day of October 14, there were 43 combat engagements. The enemy launched 2 missile and 37 air strikes, 47 MLRS attacks at the positions of Ukrainian troops and various settlements. Unfortunately, russian terrorist attacks have resulted in civilian casualties and injuries. Private residential buildings and other civilian infrastructure were destroyed or damaged.

    The operational situation in east and south of Ukraine remains difficult.

    Volyn and Polissya axes: no significant changes. No signs of formation of an offensive group. Certain units of the armed forces of belarus continue their missions in the areas bordering Ukraine.

    Sivershchyna and Slobozhanshchyna axes: the adversary maintains its military presence in the areas of russia bordering Ukraine. The enemy continues to shell Ukrainian settlements from the territory of russia and increases the density of minefields along the state border of Ukraine. More than 15 settlements came under enemy artillery and mortar fire, including Karpovychi, Zaliznyi Mist, Hremyach (Chernihiv oblast), Iskryskivshchyna, Volfyne, Mohrytsya, Stepok, Pokrovka, Slavhorod (Sumy oblast).

    Kupyansk axis: Ukrainian soldiers repelled 5 enemy attacks in the vicinities of Synkivka and Ivanivka (Kharkiv oblast). The enemy also conducted air strikes near Holubivka, Kupyansk, Petropavlivka and Podoly (Kharkiv oblast). The adversary fired artillery and mortars at more than 10 settlements, including Synkivka, Kucherivka, Ivanivka, Kyslivka, Berestove (Kharkiv oblast).

    Lyman axis: the enemy launched air strikes in the vicinities of Bilohorivka, Serebryans’ke forestry (Luhansk oblast), and Spirne (Donetsk oblast). The Ukrainian defense forces repelled 5x enemy attacks in the vicinities of Makiivka (Luhansk oblast) and Tors’ke (Donetsk oblast). The invaders fired artillery and mortars at about 10x settlements, including Nevs’ke, Bilohorivka (Luhansk oblast), Novosadove, Tors’ke, Spirne, Verkhn’okam’yans’ke (Donetsk oblast).

    Bakhmut axis: the invaders launched air strikes in the vicinities of Klishchiyivka and Oleksandro-Shultyne (Donetsk oblast). More than 10 settlements came under artillery and mortar fire, including Chasiv Yar, Ivanivske, Klishchiyivka, Bila Hora, Kurdyumivka, New York (Donetsk oblast).

    Avdiyivka axis: the Ukrainian defenders are bravely holding the line, repelled 8 enemy attacks in the vicinity of Avdiyivka and 7 more attacks near Tonenke and Pervomaiske (Donetsk oblast). The occupiers launched air strikes in the vicinities of settlements of Keramik, Ocheretyne, Lastochkyne and Avdiyivka (Donetsk oblast). The invaders fired artillery and mortars at around 15 settlements, including Keramik, Ocheretyne, Lastochkyne, Karlivka, Pervomaiske, Nevelske (Donetsk oblast).

    Mar’inka axis: during the day of October 13, Ukrainian defense forces successfully repelled 10 enemy attacks in the vicinities of Maryinka (Donetsk oblast). The enemy conducted air strikes near Maryinka and Novomykhailivka. About 10 settlements, including Oleksandropil, Krasnohorivka, Heorhiyivka, Maryinka, Pobjeda, Novomykhailivka (Donetsk oblast), were under artillery and mortar fire from the occupiers.

    Shakhtarske axis: the occupiers conducted air strikes near Urozhaine and Staromaiorske (Donetsk oblast). More than 10 settlements, including Vodyane, Vuhledar, Prechystivka, Blahodatne, Staromaiorske, Rivnopil (Donetsk oblast), came under artillery and mortar fire.

    Zaporizhzhia axis: adversary made 5 unsuccessful attempts to regain the lost ground in the vicinity of Robotyne (Zaporizhzhia oblast). The occupants launched air strikes near Novodarivka and Novodanylivka (Zaporizhzhia oblast). More than 10 settlements, including Novodarivka, Olhivske, Hulyaipole, Mala Tokmachka, Novoandriyivka, Stepove (Zaporizhzhia oblast), came under enemy artillery and mortar fire.

    Kherson axis: the occupiers launched an air strike near the settlement of Beryslav (Kherson oblast). The enemy fired artillery and mortars at Dudchany, Sadove, Inzhenerne, Antonivka (Kherson oblast), the city of Kherson, and Dmytrivka, Ochakiv (Mykolaiv oblast).

    At the same time, the Ukrainian defense forces continue their offensive operation on Melitopol axis and offensive (assault) operations on Bakhmut axis, inflicting losses in manpower and equipment on the occupation forces, exhausting the enemy all along the front line.

    During the day of October 14, Ukrainian Air Force launched 12 air strikes on the concentrations of troops, weapons and military equipment, 2 air strikes on anti-air missile systems of the occupiers. 

    The Ukrainian missile troops hit 1 command post and 2 artillery systems of the russian invaders.

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