Operational information on 20.06.2022
One hundred and seventeenth day of the heroic resistance of the Ukrainian people to the Russian military invasion continues.
The Russian aggressor continues to launch a missile and air strikes on military and civilian infrastructure in Ukraine.
In the Volyn, Polissya and Seversky directions without significant changes.
Latter, the enemy fired on civilian infrastructure in the border areas of the Sumy region.
In the Kharkiv direction, the enemy, to identify weaknesses in defense of our troops, tried unsuccessfully to conduct reconnaissance by fighting near Rtyshchivka. In addition, civilian infrastructure shelling was recorded in the settlements of Uda, Ukrainka, Korobochkine, Mykhailivka and Petrivka.
In the Slavyansk direction, the main focus of the enemy is on holding positions. He carried out artillery shelling in the areas of the settlements of Dibrivne, Hrushuvakha, Velyka Komyshuvakha, Krasnopillya and Dolyna. In the area of the settlement of Bogorodichne our defenders successfully repulsed the enemy assault.
The enemy did not take active action in the Kramatorsk direction.
In the Severodonetsk direction, the occupiers continue to fire from artillery and rocket-propelled grenade launchers at units of our troops. The enemy inflicted air strikes on civilian infrastructure in the areas of Ustynivka and Lysychansk.
Artillery shelling of civilian infrastructure was recorded near Lysychansk, Hirsky, and Ustynivka. Fighting continues for control of the city of Severodonetsk. In addition, Ukrainian soldiers thwarted attempts to storm the enemy in the areas of Myrna Dolyna and Bila Hora.
In the Bakhmut direction, under cover of artillery attacks, near the settlement of Nikolaevka, the sabotage and reconnaissance group of the enemy tried to operate. As a result of the fire received from our soldiers, she retreated. Later, the enemy attempted an assault but was unsuccessful. In addition, the occupiers fired on civilian infrastructure in the settlements of Belogorovka, Berestov, Yakovlevka, Pokrovske. They launched air strikes near Maloryazantsevo and Belogorivka.
In the Avdiivsky, Kurakhivsky, Novopavlovsky and Zaporizhzhya directions, the enemy did not take active action. He fired on civilian infrastructure near Kamyanka, Huliaipil, Avdiivka, Vuhledar, Malynivka and Zaliznychny. He struck air strikes on the settlements of Mali Shcherbaki, Marinka, Vuhledar, Kostiantynivka and Novomykhailivka.
In the direction of the South Buz direction, to restrain our actions, he fired artillery and mortars at the areas of Chervonyi Yar, Kalinovka, Topolyny and Zelenyi Gai.
Due to the significant losses, the personnel of some units of the occupying forces has a very low level of moral and psychological condition. They are looking for an opportunity to avoid further participation in hostilities. Thus, according to available information, this is especially common among the personnel of the 1st Army Corps of the Russian occupation forces. In the divisions which are deduced on the restoration of combat capability from the areas of Kherson, Mykolaiv and Popasnaya.
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