Operational Command "South" reports that the enemy carried out two helicopter attacks by Mi-8 on our positions in the Mykolaiv area and the Kherson area. An air battle took place near town of Snihurivka. Su-35 fighters fired an air-to-air missile over a pair of our Mi-8s. Helicopters managed to dodge. The enemy retreated.
In the Kryvyi Rih direction, the enemy mined the coast of the Ingulets River along the Davydiv Brid-Kalynivske border.
In the Kherson direction, the fighters of the Armed Forces of Ukraine "beat" the occupiers and are approaching village of Tomyna Balka, - said Serhiy Khlan, an adviser to the Head of the Kherson Regional Military Administration .
In town of Severodonetsk, the situation is extremely difficult - the Russians are destroying high-rise buildings and "Azot" plant with artillery. The storming of the city has been going on for several days . The Head of the Luhansk Regional Military Administration Serhiy Haidai reported.
In the Bakhmut direction, the occupiers fired at our troops with mortars and jet artillery in the areas of Mykolayivka, Berestove, Vrubivka, Pokrovske and New York. Enemy army aircraft launched an air strike near Bilohorivka.
In the Berestov area, Ukrainian soldiers repulsed an enemy assault, inflicted losses on the enemy and forced them to retreat to their former positions. The enemy is conducting assault operations in the area of the settlement of Zolote, the fighting continues.
The night in Dnipropetrovsk region seemed restless. The enemy again fired on two districts of our region - Kryvyi Rih and Synelnykivsky. He struck from the "Uragan" on Apostolivska and Pokrovska settlements. People, previously, were not injured. Houses in the Pokrovska community were damaged.
At night and in the morning the enemy fired on the territory of Sumy region, there are damaged houses.
Missile strike in the Odesa region. Air defense forces shot down two enemy missiles. The spokesman of the Odesa Regional Military Administration Serhiy Bratchuk reported.
The occupier intensified the shelling of Ukraine. Today, the western regions of the country have suffered from the enemy’s actions. Ukraine’s air defenses shot down three missiles, the remains of which fell in the Ternopil, Khmelnytsky and Lviv regions. The wreckage of a rocket shot down by air defense forces over Zolochiv fell on a brickyard. Six people were injured, including one child. According to preliminary information, in the Khmelnytsky region the fragments of the rocket fell in the field, there is no damage to buildings. In the Ternopil region, previously, there were no casualties or destruction.
In the Zaporizhzhia region the next operation on an exchange of bodies of the dead servicemen took place. Ukraine has returned the bodies of 64 heroic Azovstal defenders for their dignified burial.
Damien Magrou, a spokesman for the International Legion, said: “We have representatives from 55 countries. They represent all parts of the world. All continents. Even such remote countries as Brazil, South Korea, Australia”. He also noted that the majority of legionnaires today are citizens of the United States,Great Britain, Poland and Canada.
Spain handed over 15 medical cars to Ukraine. Ten of them are for border guards. These ambulances are equipped with modern medical supplies and filled with 2 tons of medicines. On the way back, Spanish medics will pick up eight Ukrainian soldiers who were wounded during the fighting for treatment and rehabilitation.