Defenders of Ukraine repelled several enemy assaults in the east during the day. In the area of Pasiky, the enemy unsuccessfully tried to expose the positions of Ukrainian troops. The reconnaissance group has been neutralized.
In Donetsk region, the Russians continue to try to improve the tactical position in the directions of the towns of Kramatorsk and Bakhmut.
The occupiers carried out assaults in the direction of Bilogorivka - Verkhnyokamianske. They suffered losses and withdrew.
Ukrainian soldiers successfully repelled enemy assaults in the village of Berestove and on the directions of Volodymyrivka – Soledar and Rota – Semihirya. The enemy retreated with losses.
In the South Buh area, the invaders are defending themselves and trying to prevent the advance of units of the Defense Forces.
The Armed Forces of Ukraine liberated the villages of Andriivka and Lozove, in the Kherson region. This happened thanks to Ukrainian aviation, which made four strikes on the enemy. This was reported in Operational Command "South".
Ukrainian defenders struck the Antonivsky bridge in the town of Kherson. The bridge is not destroyed, but it is impossible to move on it. This information was confirmed by Natalya Humenyuk, head of the press center of the defense forces of South of Ukraine.
Major General Dmytro Marchenko has been assigned to Mykolaiv region to strengthen the military administration and the Armed Forces, as well as to carry out tasks in the Kherson region .
At night, Russian troops shelled two districts of Dnipropetrovsk region. A 54-year-old woman was injured in Marganets, she is in the hospital. In the city, eight five-story buildings, a hospital, a kindergarten and transport of an industrial enterprise were damaged.
Near the village Kotlyareve in Mykolaiv region, 230 hectares of wheat crop were destroyed due to nighttime enemy shelling.
Pavlo Kyrylenko, the Head of Donetsk Regional Military Administration, said that in Bakhmut the occupiers hit a hotel. There are already dead and injured, the rescue operation is ongoing. The town of Avdiyivka was hit by one rocket and enemy artillery fired three times in the city. The consequences of the shelling of the city center and the coke chemical plant are being established.
In the morning, the Russians attacked the Industrialnyi and Novobavarskyi districts of Kharkiv. There are no victims preliminary.
The occupiers fired 21 rockets at the Mykolayiv region and carried out 28 artillery barrages. Infrastructure objects and automobile enterprises were damaged. Previously, there were no victims, Vitalyi Kim, the Head of Mykolaiv Regional Military Administration, reported.
Ukraine has unblocked the ports of Odesa, Chornomorsk and Pivdenny for the export of grain. It was reported in the press service of the Naval Forces of the Ukrainian Armed Forces.
The German government has approved the sale of 100 PzH 2000 howitzers to Ukraine.
The Head of the Pentagon, Lloyd Austin, assured Oleksiy Reznikov that the US will transfer four additional highly mobile HIMARS artillery missile systems to Ukraine as soon as possible.