Chronicle of the war
July 30, 2022 (day 158)

 In the Sloviansk direction, the enemies unsuccessfully try to carry out assault near Brazhkivka village. They withdrew.

In the Bakhmut direction, the occupiers stormed the sectors of Pylypchatyne – Pokrovske and Dolomitne – Travneve. The Armed Forces of Ukraine resisted strongly and the enemy retreated.

In the Avdiivka direction, the invaders performed offensive on Novoselivka Druha – Krasnohorivka and Spartak – Avdiivka. However, the Ukrainian forces broke their plans and the Russians withdrew.

In the Novopavlivka direction, the Defense Forces repulsed the enemy assault in the area of Yehorivka – Pavlivka. The occupiers refused to continue the pressure.

In the Southern Bug direction, the enemy tried to prepare the further offensive on Bruskinske – Bilohirka. It suffered strikes from the Ukrainian forces and cancelled the further advance.

In the South, the Ukrainian aviation launched 7 strikes on the enemy. In Kherson and Mykolaiv region, the fortified base and underground shelters, as well as the munitions depot were hit.

Near Svatove, the Ukrainian resistance destroyed the rail distributor. As a result of this, the supply of the munitions for occupiers by railway became complicated. The information was provided by the Head of the Luhansk Regional Military Administration Serhii Haidai.

Ukraine has not received the lists of the perished POWs in Olenivka yet. At the same time, the Verkhovna Rada Ombudsman for Human Rights Dmytro Lubinets has already sent request for return on the prisoners’ bodies. According to him, the relatives need to request the Red Cross directly. The Ukrainian authorities have only number of the dead and injured people now.

At night, the occupiers launched strikes on Kharkiv again. The big fire was set in the city.

The same night, the Russians also shelled residential area in Mykolaiv. The high-rise apartment buildings suffered serious damage. According to early information, one person died and three were wounded. In Bashtanka district, few explosions happened outside the town. It was considered air defense working.

In the morning, the enemy shelled Sloviansk. The bus station was hit. The enemy intensively fired artillery at Mariinka and Krasnohorivka.

Norway delivered 14 light-armored vehicles IVECO LAV III to Ukraine.