Chronicle of the war
July 31, 2022 (day 159)

 In Kharkiv direction, the occupiers unsuccessfully tried to advance on Husarivka village. They faced resistance and withdrew.

In the Sloviansk direction, near Serebrianka village, the enemy unsuccessfully tried to conduct reconnaissance in order to discover the Ukrainian positions, but retreated.

In the Bakhmut direction, under the cover of aviation, the occupiers tried to improve their tactical positions near the settlements of Vershyny, Soledar, Yakovlivka and Pokrovske. These plans were broken by the Ukrainian troops. The occupiers withdrew after the failed assault.

The invaders unsuccessfully tried to advance on Kamianka and Pisky. Near Avdiivka, some enemy units have partial success.

According to Chief Intelligence Directorate, the Russians went out of the villages of Verkhnii Tokmak and Chernihivka, Zaporizhzhia region.

The occupiers shelled Nikopol and Kryvyi Rih districts of the Dnipropetrovsk region. One person was injured. One private house was destroyed, few dozens of others were damaged. The school, kindergarten and few public buildings were damaged.

In the night and morning, Mykolaiv suffered mass shelling. Preliminary, one person died and two were wounded. As a result of shelling, infrastructure facilities were damaged, in particular, hotel, sports complex, two educational institutions and car service station. Moreover, the residential houses were hit. This information came from the Head of the Mykolaiv Regional Military Administration Vitalii Kim.

In the morning, the Russians massively fired mortars and howitzers at Myropillia community, Sumy region. Over 50 explosions happened. The enemy shells hit the local farm, according to the Head of the Sumy Regional Military Administration Dmytro Zhyvytskyi.

In the evening, the missile strike was launched on Odesa region. The carrier was hit. The information on the victims is being clarified.

The Deputy Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, Lieutenant General Yevhen Moisiuk, and the Commander of the Joint Forces of the Office of the Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, Major General Eduard Moskalyov, paid a working visit to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. They got familiarized with the organization and conduct of military training of Ukrainian defenders, which takes place within the framework of the training program of Ukrainian soldiers under the guidance of the United Kingdom.