Espreso. Global

Ukrainian Armed Forces eliminate 910 Russian soldiers, 13 artillery systems, 3 tanks per day

18 April, 2024 Thursday
10:18

At least 87 clashes took place on the frontline between the two armies over the past day. Ukrainian forces repelled Russian attacks in 7 directions eliminating 910 soldiers

client/title.list_title

Ukrainian Armed Forces General Staff reports.

The total combat losses of the Russian Federation from February 24, 22 to April 18, 24 were approximately

  • personnel - about 456,960 (+910) people,

  • tanks - 7,196 (+3) 

  • armored combat vehicles - 13,835 (+8) 

  • artillery systems - 11,637 (+13) 

  • MLRS - 1,046 (+0)

  • air defense systems - 760 (+0) 

  • aircraft - 347 (+0) 

  • helicopters - 325 (+0) 

  • UAVs of operational and tactical level - 9,284 (+5),

  • cruise missiles - 2,093 (+0),

  • ships/boats - 26 (+0)

  • submarines - 1 (+0) 

  • motor vehicles and fuel tankers - 15,618 (+31) 

  • special equipment - 1,915 (+5)

General Staff report: 87 clashes took place in the frontline over the last day, Russia is actively attacking in 7 directions

The operational situation in the northern Ukrainian border remains unchanged.

The Russian army maintains a military presence near the northeastern Ukrainian border, conducts subversive activities to prevent the deployment of Ukrainian troops to threatened areas, and increases the density of minefields along the state border.

In the Kupyansk direction, the Russian forces attacked Ukrainian positions 4 times near Novoserhiivka, Kharkiv region.

In the Lyman direction, Ukrainian Defense Forces countered 3 attacks near Nevske, Luhansk region, and Terny, Donetsk region.

In the Bakhmut direction, Ukrainian troops fought off 24 attacks in the areas of Bilohorivka, Luhansk region; Vyimka, Rozdolivka, Chasiv Yar, Novyi, Klishchiivka, Donetsk region. The Russian troops, supported by air power, tried to improve the tactical situation.

In the Avdiivka direction , the Ukrainian Armed Forces beat back 19 attacks in the areas of Semenivka, Novobakhmutivka, Ocheretyne, Novokalynove, Yasnobrodivka, Netailove, Pervomayske and Novoukrainka in the Donetsk region.

In the Novopavlivka direction, the Ukrainian Armed Forces are holding back the Russian troops in the areas of Vodiane, Krasnohorivka, Pobieda, Novomykhailivka and Urozhayne in Donetsk region. The Russian troops, supported by aviation, tried to break through the Ukrainian defense 23 times.

In the Orikhiv direction, the Russian invaders, with the support of aviation, attacked Ukrainian positions 5 times near Staromayorske, Donetsk region.

In the Kherson direction , the Russian troops keep trying to drive Ukrainian units from their footholds on the left bank of the Dnipro river. Over the past day, they made 3 unsuccessful attacks on Ukrainian troops.

Russian army launches 4 missile strikes and 57 air strikes on Ukrainian territory

Over the last day, 87 clashes took place. In total, the Russian military launched 4 missile strikes, 57 air strikes, fired 89 times from multiple launch rocket systems at Ukrainian troops' positions and localities.

More than 120 settlements in Chernihiv, Sumy, Kharkiv, Luhansk, Donetsk, Zaporizhzhia, Dnipro, Kherson and Mykolaiv regions were under artillery fire.

Ukrainian defense forces destroyed a Russian ammunition depot and another important facility

Over the past day, Ukrainian aviation struck 8 areas where Russian troops were concentrated.

Missile troops struck an ammunition depot and another important enemy object.

  • In the evening and on the night of April 18, the Russian forces attacked the territory of Ukraine with attack drones and missiles.

Tags:
Read also:
  • News
2024, Wednesday
17 July
21:00
Review
Victorious news of 875th day of war: 95 Ukrainian defenders released from Russian captivity, Ukrainian military destroys 28 Russian ships since 2022
20:40
Ukraine launches Saving Lives of Servicemen program, focusing on training, medical care, recreation
20:17
Russia loses stocks of Soviet-era tanks - media
19:55
Russian forces destroy civilian river crossing in Kharkiv region
19:32
Review
99 clashes occur at front, Russia focuses on three directions - Ukraine's General Staff
19:12
Russia strikes at social infrastructure in Donetsk region, there are casualties
18:50
"Krynky had impact on entire war zone": military expert on Ukrainian troops' withdrawal
18:24
Ukrainian military destroys 28 Russian ships since all-out war began
18:00
Exclusive
Russian group surrenders in Lyman sector - Ukrainian military
17:39
Russian military sets up firing points on Crimea beaches - Atesh partisan movement
17:17
Exclusive
"It happened earlier": military expert on Ukrainian army's withdrawal from Krynky, Kherson region
16:55
European Parliament adopts resolution to support Ukraine, condemns Orban's visit to Russia
16:35
China says it appreciates Hungary's 'mediation efforts' on Ukraine and Russia
16:13
United States allocates $182 million for demining Ukraine
15:50
Ukraine returns 2 children from occupied Luhansk, Zaporizhzhia regions
15:33
95 Ukrainian defenders released from Russian captivity
15:22
Russian fake in Europe: 'Ukrainian child trafficking managed by Olena Zelenska'
15:00
Germany may halve military aid to Ukraine in 2025 - media
14:39
Belgium allocates €150 million for Ukraine's reconstruction
14:20
Exclusive
July 10-17 live war map: Russia deploys resources without achieving desired results
14:00
Trump contemplates easing sanctions against Russia to end war in Ukraine
13:41
Exclusive
Urozhaine is under Russian control: DeepState on situation in Donetsk region
13:22
Japan to transfer $3.3 billion of frozen Russian assets to Ukraine
13:04
Exclusive
Clear sky for F-16s: military expert Zgurets on systematic work to weaken Russian air defense
12:46
Review
Ten years since MH17 tragedy: memory and truth
12:25
Ukrainian air defense downs 4 Russian reconnaissance UAVs
12:07
Greece considers selling old F-16s to help Ukraine - media
11:50
Exclusive
Russian 'meat' assaults halt in Pokrovsk direction — Ukrainian military
11:31
Review
Another unexpected US ban emerges alongside restrictions on weapon use. Serhiy Zgurets' column
11:12
Germany to allocate €10 million to rebuild Kyiv's Okhmatdyt hospital
10:54
Exclusive
Other countries must join war in Ukraine to defeat Russia – diplomat Chaly
10:33
Updated
Russian army attacks in 11 frontline areas, 112 combat clashes occur over past day - Ukraine's General Staff
10:13
Russian troops advance near 4 settlements in Donetsk region – DeepState
09:55
Ukrainian forces target Russian air defense systems to prepare for F-16 deployment - ISW
09:34
Russia loses 1,110 soldiers, 43 artillery systems, 11 tanks in Ukraine per day
2024, Tuesday
16 July
21:22
Review
Victorious news of 874th day of war: partisans disclose secret military center in Crimea, Ukrainian troops hit Russian air defense system in Donetsk region
21:05
Russian losses in Kharkiv sector reaching divisions, but they keep storming - 3rd Brigade
20:45
OPINION
How should Ukraine talk to European right?
20:24
Exclusive
Ukraine is likely to receive up to 20 Mirage-2000 fighter jets from France - Defense Express
20:01
Russia uses medical check-ups as pretext for deportation, brings doctors from Yakutia to Ukraine
More news