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  • Situation update of General Staff of UAF regarding russian invasion as of 6 p.m., June 15, 2023
    Ministry of Defence of Ukraine, posted 15 June 2023 18:43

    Day 477 of the full-scale russian military aggression continues. 

    During the day June 15, the enemy conducted 5 missile strikes, using cruise missiles X-101/X-555 and X-59. In addition, more than 40 airstrikes and more than 20 MRLS attacks on Ukrainian settlements and Ukrainian Defense Forces were recorded. Unfortunately, there are dead and wounded among the civilian population, industrial facilities in Kryvyi Rih, Dnipropetrovsk Oblast, residential buildings and administrative infrastructure in Kherson Oblast have been damaged.

    The threat of missile and air strikes remains high across Ukraine.

    The enemy continues to focus its main efforts on the Lyman, Bakhmut, Avdiyivka and Maryinka axes, heavy battles continue. During the day, 26 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. The republic of belarus continues to support the armed aggression of the russian federation against Ukraine - the training of separate units of the enemy continues on its training grounds.

    Sivershchyna and Slobozhanshchyna axes: the enemy carried out airstrikes at Yanzhulivka and Galaganivka in the Chernihiv Oblast. russians shelled with mortars and artillery the settlements of Karpovychi, Yanzhulivka, Halaganivka, Chernihiv Oblast; Seredyna-Buda, Rozhkovichi, Demyanivka, Baranivka, Fotovizh, Budivelne, Stukalyvka, Iskriskivshchyna, Yastrubyne, Basivka of the Sumy Oblast, as well as Veterinarne, Alisivka, Staritsya, Ohirtseve, Hatyshche, Pletenivka, Bochkove, Budarky, in the Kharkiv Oblast.

    Kupyansk axis: the enemy forces carried out airstrikes in the Vesely and Berestovo areas of the Kharkiv Oblast. Novomlynsk, Masyutivka, Zapadne, Liman Pershiy, Kislivka of the Kharkiv Oblast and Novoselivske of the Luhansk Oblast were shelled by artillery and mortars.

    Lyman axis: the enemy forces conducted unsuccessful offensives near Stelmakhivka in the Luhansk Oblast and Vyimka, Vesely, and Rozdolivka in the Donetsk Oblast. They carried out an airstrike in the Raigorodka area of the Luhansk Oblast. Stelmakhivka, Nevske, Belogorivka of the Luhansk Oblast and Yampolivka, Torske, Dibrova, Verkhnokamianske, Spirne, Serebryanka of the Donetsk Oblast were shelled by artillery.

    Bakhmut axis: russian forces conducted unsuccessful offensive operations near Orihovo-Vasylivka, Donetsk Oblast. Carried out airstrikes near Bila Hora, Severny and Mayorsk of Donetsk Oblast. Vasyukivka, Orikhovo-Vasylivka, Chasiv Yar, Kalynivka, Ivanivske, Ozaryanivka, Bila Hora, Kostyantynivka, Kramatorsk, Katerynivka and Pivdenne of the Donetsk Oblast were shelled by enemy artillery.

    Avdiyivka axis: the enemy carried out airstrikes in the area of the city of Avdiyivka. He carried out artillery shelling of the areas of Keramik, Orlivka, Avdiyivka, Vesele, Semenivka, Vodyane, Severne, Tonenka, Pervomaiske, Yasnobrodivka, Karlivka, Zhelane Pershe, Novokalynove, and Nevelske settlements in the Donetsk Oblast.

    Maryinka axis: our defenders repelled all enemy attacks in the vicinities of Maryinka, Krasnohorivka, and Novomykhailivka. The enemy carried out airstrikes near the settlements of Novomykhailivka, Velyka Novosilka, Malynyvka, Mala Tokmachka and Blagodatne in the Donetsk Oblast. At the same time, the enemy shelled with artillery fire Krasnohorivka, Maryinka, Maksimilianivka, Pobyeda and Katerynivka in the Donetsk Oblast.

    Shakhtarsk axis: the enemy forces conducted offensives in the vicinities of Novomykhailivka and Vodyanyi, Donetsk Oblast, albeit without success. They shelled the settlements of Blagodatne, Vugledar, Bogoyavlenka, Novoukrainka, Zolota Niva, Shakhtarske, Velyka Novosilka, and Novy Komar in the Donetsk Oblast.

    Zaporizhzhia and Kherson axes: russian forces are on the defensive. They carried out an air strike with guided air bombs in the Kozatskoght district of the Kherson Oblast. Occupiers shelled the settlements of Olhivske, Chervone, Zatyshsha, Hulyaipole, Zaliznychne, Biloghirya, Novoandriyivka, Preobrazhenka, Mali Shcherbaky, Kamianske of the Zaporizhzhia Oblast; Osokorivka, Mykhailivka, Respublikanets, Beryslav, Vesele, Kozatske, Olhivka, Odradokamyanka, Lviv, Tyaginka, Tokarivka, Inzhenerne, Antonivka, Zelenivka, Stepanivka, Chornobayivka, Kherson, Zymivnyk, Bilozerka, Kizomys of the Kherson Oblast and Ochakiv of the Mykolaiv Oblast.

    Ukrainian Air Force conducted 13 strikes on enemy manpower concentrations. 

    Ukrainian Defense Forcese destroyed 20 Iranian strike UAVs of the "Shahed" type, as well as "Orlan-10" operational-tactical UAVs.

    Ukrainian missile and artillery units hit 2 control points, the S-300 anti-aircraft missile system, the enemy's manpower concentration area, 3 ammunition depots, and 5 artillery units at firing positions.

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