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Tense situation remains in Pokrovsk direction, Russia trying to advance near 7 settlements

6 June, 2024 Thursday
14:59

Since the beginning of the day, 29 combat clashes have already taken place at the front. In the Pokrovsk direction, Russian troops are trying to advance near ​​7 settlements

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This is stated in the report of Ukraine's General Staff on June 6, as of 10:30 a.m.

June 5: Russian attacks on Ukraine

Yesterday, 111 combat clashes were recorded. According to the information, Russia launched one missile and 44 air strikes on Ukrainian troops' positions and populated areas, including using 47 guided aerial bombs. They carried out over 3,000 attacks with various weapons, including 131 MLRS strikes. Unfortunately, these Russian attacks resulted in civilian casualties. High-rise and private buildings, along with other infrastructure, were destroyed or damaged.

Russian airstrikes hit several regions. In the Kharkiv region, Buhaivka, Vovchansk (from Shebekino, Russia), and Okhrymivka (from Korocha, Russia) were targeted. Veterynarne was hit from Belgorod (Russia). In the Luhansk region, Novolyubivka and the Serebryanka forest were struck. Donetsk saw airstrikes in Nove, Kolodyazi, Verkhnokamyanske, Andriivka, Druzhba, Sievierne, Zhelanne, Sokil, Novoselivka Persha, Karlivka, Vodyane, Staromayorske, and Urozhaine. In the Kherson region, Tokarivka, Dniprovske, and Krynky were targeted.

Over the past 24 hours, Ukraine's Air Force, the missile forces and artillery hit 12 areas where Russian personnel were concentrated and several other key targets, including two UAV ground control stations and one air defense system.

In total, Russian troops suffered over 1,300 casualties, both killed and wounded. They also lost 22 tanks, 40 armored combat vehicles, 48 artillery systems, three MLRS, one anti-aircraft system, 41 UAVs, 63 vehicles, and 7 units of special equipment.

Since the beginning of today, there have already been 29 combat clashes. Russia launched 570 attacks on Ukrainian troops' positions and settlements, 18 of which involved MLRS. Additionally, the aggressor made one missile strike with two missiles and 32 strikes with kamikaze drones.

June 6: Frontline situation

There were no active Russian assaults in the Kharkiv direction today. However, in the past day, Russian troops lost 179 personnel, including 42 dead, and 31 units of weapons and equipment. Destroyed assets include an armored combat vehicle, an artillery system, nine drones, four cars, and seven pieces of special equipment. Additionally, one tank, two artillery systems, and five cars were damaged.

In the Kupyansk direction, Russia is attacking near Druzhelyubivka. The situation is under control. Yesterday, Russia lost 126 personnel killed and wounded here, and three IFVs and a car were destroyed.

Since the beginning of the day, there has been one Russian attack in the Siversk direction near Bilohorivka.

In the Kramatorsk direction, Russia's assaults in Klishchiivka were unsuccessful, and fighting continues near Ivanivka.

The Pokrovsk direction remains tense. Russia is trying to advance in Novooleksandrivka, Kalynove, Yevhenivka, Sokil, Novoselivka Persha, and Yasnobrodivka. Four attacks were repulsed, and six battles are ongoing. Ukrainian Defense Forces are working to stabilize the situation. Yesterday, Russia lost over 440 personnel here, and one tank, three IFVs, seven guns and mortars, and a ground drone were destroyed.

In the Kurakhove direction, fighting continues in Paraskoviivka and Krasnohorivka. The situation is under control.

There have been five clashes in the Vremivka direction near Urozhaine and Novodarivka. Three Russian attacks were repelled, and fighting continues near Urozhaine.

In the Orikhiv direction, Russia's actions near Mala Tokmachka were unsuccessful.

In the Kherson direction, Russia launched two unsuccessful attacks near Krynky.

In other directions, Russian troops did not conduct active offensives.

Ukrainian Defense Forces are taking all measures to disrupt Russia's plans. Ukrainian artillery, missile, aviation, and drone operators are working according to their assigned tasks.

  • On the night of June 6, the Russian army launched at least 18 Shahed attack drones over Ukraine. Ukrainian air defense shot down 17 of them.
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