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  • Operational update regarding the #russian_invasion as of 06:00 on July 16, 2022
    Ministry of Defence of Ukraine, posted 16 July 2022 07:19

    Glory to Ukraine! The one hundred forty-third (143) day of the heroic resistance of the Ukrainian people to a russian military invasion continues.

    russian occupiers continue to launch rocket attacks on civilian objects on the territory of Ukraine.

    There are no significant changes in the position and activity of the units of the armed forces of the republic of belarus in the border areas with Ukraine were noted in the Volyn and Polissya directions.

    In the Siverskyi direction, the enemy fired mortars at the positions of our troops near Zarutskyi, Starykyve and Budivelne, Sumy oblast.

    In the Kharkiv direction, the enemy is concentrating its main efforts on preventing the advance of our troops. Conducted an airstrike near Mospanove. It carried out artillery shelling in the areas of Kharkiv, Pytomnyk, Novopokrovka, Protopivka, Ruski Tyshky, Duvanka and Korobochkyne settlements.

    It carried out an airstrike in the Slovyansk direction near Bohorodichne.

    Artillery shelling was recorded in the areas of Dibrovne, Chepil, Kostyantynivka, Novomykolayivka, Mazanivka, Bohorodychne, Mykilske and Husarivka settlements.

    In the Donetsk direction, the enemy shelled the districts of Zakitne, Siversk, Hryhorivka, Tetyanivka, Donetsk and Raihorodok. Our defenders successfully repulsed the offensive of the occupiers in the direction of Spirne - Ivano-Daryivka.

    In the direction of Bakhmut, the enemy carried out airstrikes near Berestove and New York. It carried out artillery shelling in the areas of the settlements of Berestove, Soledar, Zvanivka, and Semihirya.

    Enemy assault attempts in the directions Dolomitne - Novoluhanske and Dolomitne - Semihirya were choked under the effective fire of Ukrainian soldiers. The same fate befell the occupiers in the direction of Roty - Vershyna. The enemy left. After regrouping, it resumed the attack on the Vuhlehirska TPP, hostilities continue.

    In the Avdiivka, Kurakhivka, Novopavlivka and Zaporizhzhia directions, the enemy launched airstrikes near Avdiivka in order to dislodge our units from the occupied lines. Conducted artillery shelling in the areas of settlements of Novobakhmutivka, Avdiivka, Novomykhailivka, Pavlivka, Zolota Nyva, Vremivka, Novopil, Zaliznychne, Novoyakovlivka and Malynivka.

    In the South Buh direction, the enemy conducted aerial reconnaissance by UAVs. The areas of the settlements of Osokorivka, Trudolyubivka, Partyzanske, Pervomaiske, Blahodatne, Murakhivka, Kvitneve, Olenivka, Stepova Dolyna, Oleksandrivka and Tavriyske were shelled with artillery.

    In order to export the captured property by sea, russian occupiers are trying to restore the activity of the sea ports on the coast of the Sea of Azov. Three carriers of high-precision weapons are kept in readiness for launching missile strikes against objects on the territory of Ukraine.

    We believe in the Armed Forces of Ukraine! Together to victory!

    Glory to Ukraine!