Operational information on 29.04.2022
The sixty-fifth day of the Ukrainian people’s heroic confrontation with the Russian military invasion continues. The full-scale armed aggression of the Russian Federation against Ukraine continues.
The enemy continues to conduct offensive operations in the Eastern Operational Zone to establish full control over the territory of Donetsk and Luhansk regions and maintain the land corridor with the temporarily occupied Crimea.
In the Volyn and Polissya areas, certain units of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Belarus continue to carry out tasks to strengthen the section of the Ukrainian-Belarusian border in the Brest and Gomel regions. The readiness of the aviation component of the regular forces and means of the air defense system of the Republic of Belarus was checked.
The threat of missile and bomb strikes on the objects of our State from the territory of the Republic of Belarus remains.
In the Seversky direction, the enemy, by keeping the appropriate set of troops, is trying to prevent the movement of reserves of the Armed Forces of Ukraine from the Seversky direction to the Eastern Operational Zone. In the areas of the Bryansk and Kursk regions bordering Ukraine, the enemy deployed part of the units deployed to restore combat capability.
In the future, the enemy may carry out demonstration actions and provocations in the areas adjacent to the state border of Ukraine. In particular, there is a possibility of shelling of units of the Defense Forces and infrastructure in the border areas.
In the Slobozhansky direction, the enemy group of the 6th All-Army, Coastal Troops of the Baltic and Northern Fleets, focuses on maintaining the occupied positions in the area north and southeast of the city Kharkiv, is trying to deploy additional artillery units.
In the Izium direction, the enemy operates with units of the 1st Panzer Army, the 20th All-Military Army of the Western Military District, the 35th All-Military Army, the 68th Army Corps of the Eastern Military District and the Airborne Troops. The enemy's main efforts are to conduct reconnaissance and inflict fire damage on units of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
To ensure additional transfer of troops in the Izyum direction, the occupiers provide other pontoon-bridge crossings across the Seversky Donets River.
In the Donetsk and Tavriya directions, enemy units try to launch an offensive in the Lyman, Severodonetsk, and Popasnyansk directions. The enemy continues to try to establish full control over the settlements of Rubizhne and Popasna and is preparing to advance on Severodonetsk. The enemy continues artillery shelling of our troops.
In the Kurakhiv direction, the occupiers' groups were reinforced by additional artillery units from the 1st Army Corps.
In the Mariupol direction, the enemy continued to launch airstrikes on Mariupol. He focused his main efforts on blocking the units of our troops in the Azovstal plant area and transferred some units from the Mariupol to the Kurakhiv direction.
The enemy continues to launch air and missile strikes to destroy civilian infrastructure and disrupt the logistics of our troops. To clarify the position of the units of the Defense Forces of Ukraine, the enemy conducted air reconnaissance using the Orlan-10 UAV. He continues to lose this reconnaissance equipment.
In the South Bug and Bessarabian directions, the enemy is trying to fight with the available forces to improve its tactical position. Continues to regroup, increases the system of fire damage, improves the engineering equipment of positions.
As part of the increase in the logistics system of the troops, the occupiers deployed assembly points for damaged vehicles and points for repair and restoration of equipment.
In the Transnistrian region of the Republic of Moldova, the Russian Federation continues to disseminate information through pro-Kremlin media about the threat to the region's population from Ukraine. In particular, there are reports of another case of Ukrainian UAVs being used over ammunition depots.
Defenders of Ukraine hold certain defensive lines, destroy the enemy, continue to move deep into the occupied territories and liberate settlements.
We believe in the Armed Forces of Ukraine! Let's win together!
Glory to Ukraine!