KATERYNA TYSHCHENKO – THURSDAY, 16 JUNE 2022, 18:57
On Thursday evening, the Armed Forces of Ukraine repelled Russian assault functions on the Sloviansk and Bakhmut fronts.
Supply: General Workers of the Armed Forces of Ukraine on Fb, facts as of 18:00 on 16 June
Information: On the Sloviansk entrance, Russian forces opened artillery hearth on the regions close to Mazanivka, Krasnopillia, and Dibrovne. Ukrainian forces have repelled a Russian assault on the city of Dolyna, forcing the Russians to retreat.
On the Donetsk entrance, Russian troops keep on to fireplace on Ukrainian positions together the complete contact line, concentrating their major initiatives on the Sievierodonetsk and Bakhmut fronts.
No lively fight functions have taken location on the Lyman front. Russian occupation forces opened artillery hearth on a Starodubivka neighbourhood.
On the Sievierodonetsk entrance, Russia has deployed artillery and various start rocket units (MLRS) to hearth on Sievierodonetsk, Lysychansk, Ustynivka, Loskutivka, Metiolkine, and Borivske. Russian aircraft done an airstrike on Loskutivka.
On the Bakhmut front, Russian occupation forces hearth on New-York, Zaitseve, Pokrovske, Nova Kamianka, Yakovlivka, Berestove, Mykolaivka, and Novoivanivka with artillery.
A pair of Russian Ka-52 helicopters conducted an airstrike on the peaceful village of Yakovlivka. The Ukrainian Armed Forces have successfully repulsed a Russian assault on Berestove.
On the Avdiivka, Kurakhove, Novopavlivka, and Zaporizhzhia fronts, Russian forces attempted to carry out assault operations in get to avoid the transfer of Ukrainian troops to other fronts. They fired on Mariinka, Novomykhailivka, Zaliznychne, Huliaipole, and Charivne with mortars, barrel artillery, and several launch rocket units.
On the Volyn and Polissia fronts, units of Belarusian Armed Forces continue on to deal with the Belarusian-Ukrainian border. Belarusian forces are also carrying out battle engineering tasks in purchase to strengthen their positions together the condition border in Brest Oblast (Belarus). In between 14 and 16 June, command and personnel instruction workout routines had been carried out amongst the models of the Belarusian Armed Forces dependable for organising assist and materials powering the frontline.
On the Sivershchyna entrance, Russian forces opened artillery fire on Leonivka in Chernihiv Oblast and Ulanove, Sopych, and Baranivka in Sumy Oblast of Ukraine. A pair of Russian Ka-52 helicopters carried out an airstrike in the vicinity of the city of Hlukhiv in Sumy Oblast.
On the Slobozhanshchyna entrance, Russian troops carry on to perform hostilities in order to pin down the units of the Ukrainian Defence Forces and protect against them from advancing to the point out border.
On the Kharkiv front, Russia deployed barrel artillery and various start rocket techniques to fireplace on Zolochiv, Udy, Bairak, Peremoha, Rubizhne, Verkhnii Saltiv, Pechenihy, and Lebiazhe.
The circumstance has not transformed appreciably on the Pivdennyi Buh entrance, exactly where Russian forces ongoing to emphasis their endeavours on maintaining their earlier occupied positions and performing battle engineering responsibilities to boost individuals positions.
Russian forces employed normal and rocket artillery to fireplace on the locations all-around the cities and villages of Osokorivka, Dobrianka, Topolyne, Kniazivka, Murakhivka, Chervona Dolyna, Zoria, Kotliareve, Novomykolaivka, Stepova Dolyna, Tavriiske, Lymany, and Oleksandrivka.
A few Russian carriers of significant-precision missiles with a total array of 20 Calibre cruise missiles are taken care of at the ready.
The Typical Workers of the Armed Forces of Ukraine has also noted that the significant losses that the Russian army is struggling in Ukraine are impeding the Russian armed service leadership’s designs to swiftly advance further more into Ukraine. There is a increasing incidence of situations when a big variety of military personnel are fired thanks to their refusal to proceed to choose aspect in hostilities on the territory of Ukraine. This helps prevent Russian forces from quickly reinforcing and changing all those models that have missing their combat functionality.