• Українською
  • Operational update regarding the russian invasion as of 18.00, on December 30, 2022
    Ministry of Defence of Ukraine, posted 30 December 2022 19:14

    The three hundred tenth (310) day of the heroic resistance of the Ukrainian people to a russian military large-scale invasion continues.

    During the day, the russian invaders carried out 16 airstrikes, 15 of which hit civilian infrastructure. In particular, the enemy used 8 Shahed-136 UAVs, all of them were shot down. In addition, the enemy launched 17 attacks from MLRS. Civilians were killed as a result of artillery shelling of peaceful settlements by russian occupiers.

    The enemy continues to conduct offensive actions in the Lyman and Bakhmut directions and tries to improve the tactical position in the Kupyansk and Avdiivka directions.

    The situation is stable in the Volyn, Polissya, Siverskyi and Slobozhanskyi directions. No signs of formation of enemy offensive groups were detected. In the latter two directions the areas of Semenivka and Zaliznyi Mist settlements of Chernihiv oblast; Zapsillia and Velyka Rybytsia in Sumy oblast, as well as Morokhovets, Ternova, Starytsa, Vovchansk, Bochkove, Chuhunivka and Zarubinka in Kharkiv oblast were shelled.

    In the Kupyansk direction, firing was recorded near the settlements of Kamianka, Dvorichna, Vilshana, Kupyansk, Kotlyarivka and Tabaivka in the Kharkiv oblast and Novoselivske and Stelmakhivka in the Luhansk oblast.

    In the Lyman direction, the enemy fired at Nevsky and Dibrova in the Luhansk oblast as well as Chervonopivka and Torske in the Donetsk oblast.

    In the Bakhmut direction, the areas of the settlements of Spirne, Berestove, Soledar, Bakhmutske, Pidhorodne, Bakhmut, Kostyantynivka, Bila Hora, Kurdyumivka, Druzhba, Mayorsk and New York of the Donetsk region were affected by the fire of the occupiers.

    Vesele, Avdiivka, Nevelske, Maryinka and Novomykhailivka in Donetsk oblast came under enemy fire in the Avdiivka direction.

    In the direction of Novopavlivk, the enemy fired at Vuhledar, Prechystivka, and Vremivka in the Donetsk region.

    In the Zaporizhzhia direction, Temyrivka, Hulyaipole, Dorozhnyanka, Novoandriivka, Stepove, Kamianske and Stepnohirsk in the Zaporizhia oblast and Nikopol and Prymiske in the Dnipropetrovsk oblast were affected by enemy fire.

    In the Kherson direction, in particular, the civilian infrastructure of Kachkarivka and Kherson was damaged by shelling from MLRS.

    As of December 29 of this year, the hospital in Bilovodsk, Luhansk region, is full of wounded russian servicemen.

    Up to 10 armed occupiers were wounded and liquidated in the Donetsk oblast. In addition, 2 units of military equipment were destroyed, and another 3 were damaged.

    Our aircraft made 5 strikes on areas where the occupiers were concentrated. Also, during this day, an enemy reconnaissance UAV of the "Orlan-10" type was shot down.

    At the same time, units of missile troops and artillery of the Defense Forces of Ukraine hit 6 areas of concentration of enemy manpower and military equipment, 5 ammunition depots and a radar station.

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