Chronicle of the war
July 23, 2022 (day 151)

In Kharkiv direction, enemy units will continue to use all available means to restrain the advance of Ukrainian forces deep into the temporarily occupied territory.

In Slovyansk direction near the village of  Bogorodicne reconnaissance group of Russians tried to identify weak points in the defense of our troops. It has been neutralized.

In  Donetsk direction fighting continues near the Vuglehirska TPP.

In Kramatorsk direction in the area of the village of Verkhnokamyanske the occupiers suffered losses.

In the area of Soledar and village of Pokrovske intelligence groups were destroyed.

In the city of Lysychansk, 50 occupiers were eliminated in one blow. This was reported by the Head of the local military administration, Serhii Haidai.

Daily losses of the Armed Forces decreased thanks to Western weapons. The Ukrainian army loses no more than 30 soldiers per day, approximately 250 people are injured every day. This was announced by President Volodymyr Zelenskyy.

The World Congress of Ukrainians presented four retired generals who formed the Strategic Advisory Council.

Oleksiy Reznikov, Minister of Defense of Ukraine, had a working visit to Kharkiv region. He met the military and presented awards to law enforcement officers, volunteers and utility workers who have been holding the rear since the first days of the war.

In the morning, the enemy targeted infrastructure facilities near Kropyvnytskyi. In particular, to the military airfield "Kanatove" and to one of the facilities of  Ukrzaliznytsia. As a result, three people died and nine were injured. This was announced by the Head of Kirovohrad Regional Military Administration Andriy Raykovych.

Vitaly Kim, the Head of Mykolayiv Regional Military Administration, reported that in the morning the Russians struck the regional center with six S-300 missiles. There was a fire on the territory of the warehouse. Other hits were on the outskirts of the city. There are currently no reports about victims .

In the evening, the occupiers again aimed rockets at the residential area of Mykolayiv. According to preliminary information, a residential building in a crowded quarter was destroyed. There are victims under the rubble, including an injured child. This was announced by the Head of the Mykolaiv Regional Council, Hanna Zamazeyeva.

Oleg Synegubov, the Head of  Kharkiv Regional Military Administration, said that in the morning the enemy struck the Osnovyansky district of Kharkiv. According to emergency medical services, there is one injured. Civilian infrastructure was damaged: a residential building, office premises, an educational institution - O.M. Beketov National University of Urban Economy.

The Russians do not stop shelling populated areas of Donetsk region. At night and in the morning artillery fired at the city of Avdiivka. In the morning, Russians attacked a transport infrastructure facility in the city of Kostiantynivka. At around 06:00, the town of Toretsk was covered with artillery fire - at least five private houses were damaged and a local resident was killed.

The enemy attacked the Odesa Sea Trade Port with Kalibr cruise missiles. Two missiles were shot down by anti-aircraft defense forces, two hit port infrastructure facilities. This was reported by Operational Command "South".

Today, athletes and caring people in nine cities of Ukraine ran in support of the city of Mariupol and the prisoners of war from Azovstal.