Operational information on 20.07.2022
The one hundred forty-seventh (147) day of the heroic resistance of the Ukrainian people to a Russian military invasion continues.
There are no significant changes in the enemy's activity in the Volyn, Polissya, and Siversky directions. The enemy shelled the areas of Mykolaivka, Volfyne, Pavlivka and Ulanove settlements in the Sumy oblast with barrel and rocket artillery.
In the Kharkiv direction, shelling was recorded, in particular, near Stary Saltiv, Petrivka, Rusky Tyshki, Pechenihy, Tsyrkuny, Pytomnyk, Dementiyvka, and Korobochyne. The enemy launched airstrikes near Mospanovove and Ryshchivka. It unsuccessfully tried to advance in the direction of the village of Pytomnyk.
In the Slovyansk direction, the enemy carried out fire damage from tanks, barrels and rocket artillery in the areas of Dolyna, Bohorodychne, Kostyantynivka, Husarivka, Velyka Komyshuvaha, Pokrovske and other settlements. Ukrainian soldiers again successfully repelled enemy assaults in the Bohorodychne district.
In the Kramatorsk direction, the enemy shelled the Kramatorsk, Serebryanka, Verkhnokamyanske and Ivano-Daryivka districts with artillery. Delivered missile and air strikes near Kramatorsk and Slovyansk.
Assault actions in the districts of Hryhorivka and Spirne ended with losses and retreat for the enemy.
In the Bakhmut direction, the enemy is trying to create favorable conditions for establishing control over the city of Bakhmut and the territory of the Vuhlehirska TPP through combat operations. It carried out shelling in the areas of the settlements of Berestove, Vesele, Yakovlivka, Soledar, Bakhmutske, Vesela Dolyna, Kodema, Mayorsk, New York and others. It airstrikes on Pokrovske. Conducts assault operations in the Berestove area and on the approaches to the Vuhlegirskaya TPP, hostilities continue.
In the Avdiyivka, Novopavlivka, and Zaporzkzhia directions, the enemy continues systematic shelling of civilian and military infrastructure in the areas of settlements Novobakhmutivka, Avdiyivka, Nevelske, Krasnohorivka, Volodymyrivka, Pavlivka, Prechistivka, Velyka Novosilka, Zelene Pole, Novoukrainka, Olhivske, Malynivka, Hulyaipole, Preobrazhenka, Zaliznychne , Kamianske. Airstrikes were recorded near Avdiyivka, Kamianske and Novoandriivka.
The occupiers again failed another combat reconnaissance in the area of Novoselivka Druha, suffered losses and retreated. Enemy units advancing in the direction of Mykilske and Novomykhailivka had the same participation.
In the South Bug direction, the enemy is concentrating its main efforts on preventing the advance of our troops deep into the temporarily occupied territory. Conducts intensive reconnaissance of the UAV. Conducted systematic shelling of civilian and military infrastructure in the areas of Osokorivka, Olhyne, Ivanivka, Velyke Artakove, Lozove, Shyroke, Kvitneve, Lyubomyrivka, Berezneguvate, Kotlyareve, Stepova Dolyna, Nova Zorya, Lupareve and a number of others. Delivered missile and air strikes near Murakhivka and Novohruhorivlka.
Ukrainian defenders inflict losses on the enemy in all directions where active hostilities continue. Our artillery continues its combat work successfully.
We believe in the Armed Forces of Ukraine!
Glory to Ukraine!