Operational information on 09.12.2022
The two hundred and eighty-ninth day of the large-scale Russian invasion continues.
The enemy continues to focus its efforts on conducting an offensive in the Bakhmut direction. He is trying to improve his tactical position in the Lyman and Avdiiv directions. In other directions, the enemy is concentrating its efforts on restraining the actions of units of the Defense Forces of Ukraine, shelling the positions of our troops and civilian objects. Equips defensive lines and positions.
During the day, the Russian occupiers launched 4 missiles and 9 air strikes. 25 enemy attacks from multiple rocket launchers were also recorded.
The peaceful settlements of Komyshuvakha, Hryhorivske and Yulyivka of the Zaporizhia region were hit by rockets.
The threat of the enemy launching missile strikes on the objects of the energy system and critical infrastructure throughout the territory of Ukraine remains in the future.
In the Volyn and Poliske directions, the situation has not changed significantly, and no signs of the formation of enemy offensive groups have been detected. In the cities of Mozyr, Gomel, and Mogilev, an increase in the number of Russian mobilized servicemen was noted. Measures to check the credentials of conscripts are ongoing in the military headquarters of the Gomel region.
In the Seversky direction, separate units of the enemy are located in the border areas of the Bryansk and Kursk regions. The village of Khodine, Sumy region, was hit by mortar fire.
In the Slobozhansk direction, the enemy fired mortars and barrel artillery at the areas of the settlements of Strelecha, Zelene, Ternova, Staritsa, Chugunivka, and Kamianka of the Kharkiv region.
In the Kupyansk direction, the enemy fired tanks and artillery of various types in the areas of Dvorichna, Kupyansk, Krokhmalne, and Pershotravneve settlements of the Kharkiv region; Novoselivske and Stelmakhivka, Luhansk region.
In the Lymansky direction, the enemy inflicted fire damage on the areas of the settlements of Grekivka, Nevske and Chervonpopivka in the Luhansk region and Torske and Hryhorivka in the Donetsk region.
In the direction of Bakhmut, more than twenty settlements were hit by tanks, mortars, barrels and rocket artillery. Among them are Verkhnyokamianske, Bilogorivka, Vesele, Soledar, Bakhmutske, Bakhmut, Opytne, Andriivka, Bila Gora, Kurdyumivka, Ozaryanivka, Diliivka and Zalizne of the Donetsk region.
In the Avdiivka direction, the enemy shelled the Avdiivka, Berdychiv, Maryinka, and Novomykhailivka districts in the Donetsk region.
In the Novopavlovsk direction, artillery and mortar shelling of the areas of Vugledar, Novoukrayinka, Zolota Niva, Velyka Novosilka, and Novopil settlements of the Donetsk region were recorded.
In the Zaporizhia region, the occupiers fired at the settlements of Chervone, Dorozhnyanka, Zaliznychne, Orihiv, Novodanilivka, Novoandriivka, Stepove, Chervonodniprovka in the Zaporizhzhia region and Vyshchetarasivka in the Dnipropetrovsk region.
In the Kherson direction, the enemy carried out artillery shelling of the settlements of the Kherson region, which are close to the contact line. The city of Kherson and its surroundings were again subjected to artillery shelling, and civilians were injured.
The enemy continues to lose manpower. Over the past day, up to 50 wounded mercenaries from a private military campaign were brought to the central city hospital of Kadiivka, Luhansk region.
At the same time, mobilization measures are ongoing in some regions of the Russian Federation. So, in particular, summonses continue to be served to conscripts in the Samara Region.
Units of missile troops and artillery of the Defense Forces of Ukraine during the current day hit 2 areas of concentration of personnel, weapons and military equipment.
Glory to Ukraine!