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Ukrainian forces dislodge Russian troops from positions near Klishchiivka, Robotyne – General Staff

12 September, 2023 Tuesday
21:45

The Ukrainian army has some gains in the areas of Klishchiivka, Donetsk region, and Robotyne, Zaporizhzhia region, pushing the Russian troops out of their positions

The Ukrainian Armed Forces' General Staff reported this. 

At the same time, Ukrainian army continues its offensive operations in the Melitopol sector and in the Bakhmut sector, and is gradually liberating the occupied territories.

Ukrainian aviation launched 8 strikes on Russian positions

In turn, the missile troops destroyed two artillery pieces, a munitions depot, a command center, and a Russian anti-aircraft missile system.

Russia unleashed 36 attacks with MLRS against Ukraine

The Russian army also launched 3 missile strikes and 25 airstrikes.

The operational situation in eastern and southern Ukraine remains difficult, with over 20 combat engagements taking place over the last day.

Near the state Ukrainian border with Russia and Belarus, the situation hasn't changed significantly, and no enemy offensive groups have been detected. 

At the same time, the Russian army continued shelling the entire borderline with mortars and artillery: over 20 settlements across the Chernihiv, Sumy, and Kharkiv regions were attacked. 

Russian attacks in other Ukrainian regions

  • In the Kupyansk direction, 4 settlements of the Kharkiv region came under artillery shelling. 

  • In the Lyman direction, over 10 settlements in the Luhansk and Donetsk regions came under Russian fire. 

  • In the Bakhmut direction, over 10 localities in the Donetsk region were attacked by the invading Russian forces. 

  • In the Avdiivka direction, more than 10 settlements in the Donetsk region were attacked. 

  • In the Maryinka direction, over 10 settlements in the Donetsk region came under shelling. 

  • In the Shakhtarsk direction, over 10 localities in the Donetsk region were shelled. In the Zaporizhzhia and Kherson directions, about 20 towns and villages were subjected to numerous attacks by the occupying Russian army. 

As of Tuesday evening, September 12, 17 Russian ships were on combat duty in the Black Sea, including 3 missile carriers with a total volley of up to 24 Kalibrs.

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