Operational information on 08.08.2022
Main photo: 72 OMBr named after Black Zaporozhets
The one hundred and sixty-sixth day of the heroic resistance of the Ukrainian nation to the Russian military invasion continues.
The situation has not changed significantly in the Volyn, Polis, and Siver directions. On the latter, the enemy carried out artillery shelling in the areas of the settlements of Gremyach and Senkivka in the Chernihiv region and Sukhodil, Manukhivka, Novi Virky and Pavlivka in Sumy region. Conducted aerial reconnaissance of border areas with unmanned aerial vehicles.
In the Kharkiv direction, enemy units using tanks, barrel and jet artillery are trying to restrain the Defense Forces from advancing deep into the territory temporarily captured by the enemy. Shelling was recorded in the areas of Uda, Svitlychne, Zolochiv, Slatine, Nove, Borshchova, Ruski Tyshki, Tsirkuny, Peremoga, Slobozhanske, Chervone, Husarivka and Asiivka. The occupiers carried out airstrikes near Husarivka, Verkhnyi Saltov, and Bayrak, and also used UAVs for reconnaissance near Tsupivka and Rusky Tyshki.
In the Sloviansk direction, the enemy carried out fire damage from artillery near Velika Komyshuvakha, Dmytrivka, Virnopilly, Rydny, Dibrivny, Hrushuvakh, Bogorodichny, Nortsivka, Krasnopilly, and Mykilskyi.
Made an air strike near Zalyman. The occupiers unsuccessfully tried to improve the tactical position near Bogorodychny.
In the Donetsk direction, the enemy, using the available means of fire damage along the line of contact, is trying to inflict maximum losses on our units and prevent them from being transferred to other directions.
In the Kramatorsk direction, the enemy shelled the districts of Kramatorsk, Siversk, Hryhorivka, Verkhnokamyansk and Starodubivka from tanks, barrels and rocket artillery. Airstrikes near Hryhorivka and Ivano-Daryivka.
In the direction of Bakhmut, the enemy fired at our troops near Bakhmut, Zaytsevo, Yakovlivka, Krasnopolivka, Pokrovsky and Vershina. He carried out airstrikes in the Bakhmut, Soledar and Kodema districts. Ukrainian soldiers repelled enemy assaults in the direction of the settlements of Bakhmut, Zaitseve, Vershina, and Kodema.
In the Avdiivka direction, artillery and tank shelling was recorded near Avdiivka, Opytny, Novobakhmutivka, Karlivka, Keramik and Kurakhovo. Enemy aircraft operated near New York, Krasnohorivka, and Maryinka.
The attempt of the occupiers to advance in the direction of Avdiyivka and Piski was choked under the fire of Ukrainian soldiers. The enemy left.
In the Novopavlivskyi and Zaporizhzhya directions, the enemy used tanks, barrel and rocket artillery to fire at civil infrastructure objects in the areas of Novomykhailivka, Vugledar, Shevchenko, Gulyaipilske, Temyrivka, Vremivka, Gulyaipole, Malynivka and Novopil settlements. Carried out airstrikes near Prechistivka, Volodymyrivka and Poltavka.
The enemy tried to break through the defense of our troops in the direction of Maryinka and Shevchenko settlements, but was unsuccessful and retreated. Conducted aerial reconnaissance of the regions of the cities of Zaporizhzhia and Pavlograd.
In the South Bug direction, the enemy fired tanks and artillery of various types in the areas of Mykolaiv, Tavriyske, Lymany, Oleksandrivka, Kotlyareve, Novomykolaivka, Novogredneve, Kiselyvka, Kobzartsi, Kvitneve, Zeleny Gay, Andriivka, Ivanivka, Novooleksandrivka, Topolyne and Potemkyne settlements. He carried out airstrikes near Lozovoy, Olgany, Andriyivka, and Tavriyskyi. Considerable attention is focused on aerial reconnaissance by unmanned aerial vehicles.
In the waters of the Black Sea, the enemy’s naval group concentrates its main efforts on supporting the actions of the land group of troops and attacking objects deep in the territory of Ukraine.
Four sea-based cruise missile carriers are ready to use high-precision weapons.
Today, around 10 o’clock, the anti-aircraft missile units of the Air Force destroyed four sea-based cruise missiles of the Kalibr launched by the enemy from the Black Sea. One missile was destroyed in Odessa by soldiers of the “South” air command, three more were shot down by anti-aircraft missile units of the “Center” air command.
Glory to Ukraine!