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  • Situation update of General Staff of UAF regarding russian invasion as of 6 p.m., November 22, 2023
    Ministry of Defence of Ukraine, posted 22 November 2023 19:31

    Day 637 of the russian full-scale military aggression against Ukraine continues.

    During the day of November 22, there were 58x combat engagements. The enemy launched a total of 2x missile strikes, 29x air strikes, 40x MLRS attacks at the positions of Ukrainian troops and various settlements. Moreover, on the night of November 22, the occupiers launched another strike on Ukraine, using 14x Shahed-136/131 attack UAVs. All enemy drones were shot down. russian terrorist attacks have unfortunately resulted in deaths and injuries among civilians. Private residential buildings as well as other civilian infrastructure were destroyed and damaged.

    The operational situation in eastern and southern 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 its sabotage and reconnaissance activities, shelling Ukrainian settlements from the territory of russia and increases the density of minefields along the state border of Ukraine. Around 20x settlements came under enemy artillery and mortar fire, including Klyusy, Yanzhulivka, Leonivka (Chernihiv oblast), Mykhalchyna Sloboda, Seredyna-Buda, Bachivsk, Malushyne, Volfyne, Korchakivka (Sumy oblast), Lozacha Lopan, Hraniv, Starytsya, Pletenivka, Zemlyanky (Kharkiv oblast).

    Kupyansk axis: the enemy conducted assault operations in the vicinities of Synkivka, northeast of Petropavlivka and Ivanivka (Kharkiv oblast), where Ukrainian defenders repelled 12x attacks. The occupiers launched air strikes near Synkivka, Podoly, Kupyansk-Vuzlovyi, Stepova Novoselivka (Kharkiv oblast). The invaders fired artillery and mortars at the settlements of Dvorichna, Synkivka, Petropavlivka, Ivanivka, Berestove (Kharkiv oblast).

    Lyman axis: the adversary did not conduct any offensives. The invaders launched air strikes in the area of Serebryanske forestry, Bilohorivka (Luhansk oblast) and Spirne (Donetsk oblast). The occupiers fired artillery and mortars at around 15x settlements, including Nevske, Bilohorivka (Luhansk oblast), Torske, Serebryanka, Verkhnokamyanske, Spirne, Rozdolivka (Donetsk oblast).

    Bakhmut axis: the invaders conducted no assaults. The adversary launched an air strike in the vicinity of Pivdenne (Donetsk oblast). More than 10x settlements, including Markove, Bohdanivka, Ivanivske, Klishchiivka, New York (Donetsk oblast), came under artillery and mortar fire.

    Avdiivka axis: the enemy conducted unsuccessful assault operations east of Novobakhmutivka, north of Lastochkyne, Pervomaiske and Avdiivka (Donetsk oblast), where the Ukrainian Defense Forces repelled 22x attacks. The invaders launched air strikes near Oleksandropil and Avdiivka. The enemy fired artillery and mortars at more than 15x settlements, including Sukha Balka, Ocheretyne, Stepove, Avdiivka, Netailove, Nevelske (Donetsk oblast).

    Maryinka axis: the adversary made failed assaults with air support in the vicinities of Maryinka and Novomykhailivka (Donetsk oblast), where Ukrainian defenders repelled 14x attacks. The settlements of Oleksandropil, Krasnohorivka, Heorhiivka, Maryinka, Novomykhailivka, Pobjeda (Donetsk oblast) were under artillery and mortar fire of the occupiers.

    Shakhtarske axis: Ukrainian defenders repelled 3x enemy attacks. The adversary launched an air strike on the settlement of Vuhledar (Donetsk oblast). Around 10x settlements, including Vodyane, Bohoyavlenka, Prechystivka, Blahodatne, Staromaiorske (Donetsk oblast), came under artillery and mortar fire.

    Zaporizhzhia axis: the invaders made 4x attempts to regain lost ground in the vicinity of Robotyne (Zaporizhzhia oblast), to no success. More than 15x settlements, including Poltavka, Hulyaipole, Charivne, Mala Tokmachka, Shcherbaky, Kamyanske (Zaporizhzhia oblast), came under artillery and mortar fire.

    Kherson axis: the settlements of Mykhailivka, Beryslav, Lvove, Antonivka (Kherson oblast), the city of Kherson and the city of Ochakiv (Mykolaiv oblast) suffered from enemy artillery shelling.

    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.

    Ukrainian Defense Forces continue to hold their ground on the left bank of the Dnipro River (Kherson oblast) and continue to inflict fire on the enemy.

    During the day of November 22, Ukrainian Air Force launched 11x strikes on concentrations of troops, weapons and military equipment of the occupiers.

    The Ukrainian missile troops hit 11x concentrations of troops, weapons and military equipment, 1x command post, 1x air defense system, 4x artillery systems and 1x ammunition depot of the russian invaders.

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    Glory to Ukraine!