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  • Situation update of General Staff of UAF regarding russian invasion as of 6 p.m., August 25, 2023
    Ministry of Defence of Ukraine, posted 25 August 2023 19:24

    Day 548 of the russian full-scale military aggression against Ukraine continues.

    During the day of August 25, the enemy launched 2x missile and 39x air strikes, 72x MLRS attacks at the positions of Ukrainian troops and various settlements.

    Following successful engagements by the forces and means of Ukrainian Air Force, 2x Kalibr cruise missiles and 1x Shahed-136/131 attack UAV have been intercepted today. Unfortunately, the russian terrorist attacks have killed and wounded civilians. Residential buildings and other civilian infrastructure were damaged.

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

    During the day of August 25, there were 35x combat engagements.

    Volyn and Polissya axes: no significant changes.

    Sivershchyna and Slobozhanshchyna axes: the adversary fired mortars and artillery at more than 25x settlements, including Liskivshchyna, Bohdanove (Chernihiv oblast), Seredyna-Buda, Kucherivka, Khodyne, Stepne, Myropilske (Sumy oblast), Hatyshche, Vovchansk, Synelnykove (Kharkiv oblast).

    Kupyansk axis: the enemy launched air strikes in the vicinities of Kyslivka and Pishchane (Kharkiv oblast), The settlements of Hryanykivka, Synkivka, Kupyansk, Orlyanske (Kharkiv oblast) came under artillery and mortar fire of the adversary.

    Lyman axis: the occupiers conducted unsuccessful offensive operations in the area of Novojehorivka (Luhansk oblast). The adversary launched air strikes in the vicinities of Chervonyi Stav (Kharkiv oblast), Tverdokhlibove, Makiivka (Luhansk oblast) and Vesele (Donetsk oblast). The enemy fired artillery and mortars at more than 30x settlements, including Nadiia, Tverdokhlibove (Luhansk oblast) and Siversk, Verkhnokamyanske, Berestove, Vesele (Donetsk oblast).

    Bakhmut axis: the occupiers conducted unsuccessful offensive operations in the area of Klishchiivka (Donetsk oblast). More than 25x settlements, including Zaliznyanske, Orikhovo-Vasylivka, Bohdanivka, Chasiv Yar, Klishchiivka, Stupochky (Donetsk oblast), suffered from enemy artillery shelling.

    Avdiivka axis: the adversary conducted unsuccessful offensive operations in the area of Pervomaiske (Donetsk oblast). The invaders fired artillery at the settlements of Novokalynove, Stepove, Avdiivka, Sjeverne, Pervomaiske, Nevelske (Donetsk oblast).

    Maryinka axis: the Ukrainian Defense Forces continue to hold back the russian offensive in the area of Maryinka (Donetsk oblast). The adversary launched an air strike in the vicinity of Krasnohorivka (Donetsk oblast). The invaders fired artillery at the settlements of Krasnohorivka, Maryinka, Kurakhove, Novomykhailivka, Kostyantynivka, Hostre (Donetsk oblast).

    Shakhtarske axis: the Ukrainian Defense Forces successfully defeated russian attacks in the vicinity of Vuhledar (Donetsk oblast). The adversary launched air strikes in the vicinities of Vuhledar, Vremivka, Blahodatne and Staromaiorske, Urozhaine (Donetsk oblast). More than 10x settlements, including Vuhledar, Prechystivka, Zolota Nyva, Maksymivka, Blahodatne, Urozhaine (Donetsk oblast), suffered from enemy artillery shelling.

    Zaporizhzhia axis: the adversary launched air strikes in the vicinities of Mala Tokmachka, Robotyne, and Novodanylivka (Zaporizhzhia oblast). More than 20x settlements suffered from enemy artillery shelling, including Novoandriivka, Shcherbaky, Pavlivka, Pyatykhatky, Stepove, Kamyanske (Zaporizhzhia oblast).

    Kherson axis: the settlements of Khreshchenivka, Dmytrivka, Mykilske, the city of Kherson and Dniprovske (Kherson oblast) suffered from enemy artillery shelling.

    At the same time, the Ukrainian Defense Forces continue to conduct the offensive operation on Melitopol axis, consolidating their positions and conducting counter-battery fire.

    During the day of August 25, Ukrainian Air Force launched 10x air strikes on the concentrations of troops and 1x air strike on the anti-aircraft missile systems of the adversary.

    During the day of August 25, the Ukrainian missile and artillery troops hit 1x anti-aircraft missile system and 3x artillery systems of the adversary at their firing positions.

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