Ukrainian forces repelled enemy attacks near ten settlements over the past day
In the last 24 hours, units of the Defense Forces repelled enemy attacks in the settlement areas: Novoselivka in the Luhansk and Bilohorivka regions, Bakhmut, Bakhmutske, Vremivka, Krasnohorivka, Maryinka, Novokalynove, Nowomykhailivka, Pervomaiske in the Donetsk region.
The General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine said so in its operational update on November 15 at 06:00, reports Ukrinform.
According to the General Staff, the enemy is trying to hold the temporarily captured areas, is focusing on attempts to disrupt the actions of the defensive forces in certain directions, continues to strengthen defensive positions on the left bank of the Dnipro and conducts offensive operations through the Bakhmut, Avdiivka and Novopavlivka directions.
Russian forces continue to shell positions of Ukrainian troops along the line of contact and conduct aerial reconnaissance. The enemy continues to violate the norms of international humanitarian law, the laws and customs of war, and attacks on civilian infrastructure and residential areas.
In the last 24 hours, the invaders launched 4 missile attacks and 23 airstrikes, more than 70 MLRS attacks.
In the Volyn and Polissia directions, the situation has not changed significantly. The Republic of Belarus continues to support Russian armed aggression against Ukraine. It accepts and houses Russian military and provides training grounds for them.
There remains a threat of missile and air strikes on Ukraine’s critical infrastructure from the territory of the Republic of Belarus, including the use of UAVs.
In other directions the enemy launched attacks:
in the Siverskyi direction – the enemy used mortars, cannons and rocket artillery to shell the areas of the settlements of Voroshba, Mykolaivka, Romashkovo, Stepok, Yunakivka in the Sumy region;
in the direction of Slobozhanske – the occupiers used artillery of various types to hit the settlements of Hlyboke, Ohirtseve, Okhrimivka, Riznikove, Starytsa, Strilecha, Ternova in the Kharkiv region;
in the direction of Kupyansk and Lyman – the invaders used tanks, mortars, barrel and jet artillery in the Dvorichna, Zahryzove, Kyslivka, Kolodiazne, Kopanky, Kotliarivka, Tabaivka regions of the Kharkiv region; Berestove and Ivanivka of Donetsk region; Makiivka, Nevske, Novoselivka, Ploshchanka, Stelmakhivka of the Luhansk region;
in the Bakhmut direction – the enemy deployed tanks and artillery of various types in the Andriivka, Bakhmut, Bakhmutske, Bilohorivka, Verkhniokamianske, Hryhorivka, Ozerianivka, Klishchiivka, Kurdiumivka, Serebrianka, Soledar, Spirne, Toretsk, Yakovlivka areas in the settlements of the Donetsk region;
in the Avdiivka direction – the settlements of Avdiivka, Vodiane, Maryinka, Nevelske, Novomykhailivka, Novoselivka Druha, Pervomaiske in the Donetsk region were attacked by enemy tanks, mortars, barrels and jet artillery;
in the direction of Novopavlivske – the enemy used tanks, mortars, barrels and jet artillery in the settlements of Bohoiavlenka, Velyka Novosilka, Vremivka, Vuhledar, Solota Nyva, Neskuchne, Novopil, Pavlivka, Paraskoviivka, Prechystivka in the Donetsk region;
in the direction of Zaporizhia – the occupiers used tanks and all kinds of artillery to attack the Bilohirya, Doroshnyanka, Zaliznychne, Mala Tokmachka, Novodanylivka, Novopokrovka, Temyrivka oblasts;
in the direction of Kherson – the areas of the settlements of Vyshchetarasivka, Dobra Nadiya, Illinka of the Dnipropetrovsk region; Dudchany, Novooleksandrivka, Odradokamyanka and Tomaryne from the Kherson region were attacked by enemy mortars, barrels and jet artillery.