The 77th day of heroic opposition of the Ukrainian people to the Russian military invasion began.
The enemy continues to conduct a full-scale armed aggression against Ukraine.
How the previous day went, they told the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
The enemy does not stop offensive operations in the Eastern Operational Zone in order to establish full control over the territory of Donetsk, Lugansk and Kherson regions and maintain a land corridor between these territories and the occupied Crimea.
The greatest activity of infidels is observed in the Slobozhansky and Donetsk directions.
In the Volyn, Polessky and Seversk directions, the situation remains unchanged.
In the Slobozhansky direction , the enemy operates in a grouping consisting of separate units of the 6th Army Army of the Western Military District, the 41st Combined Arms Army of the Central Military District, coastal troops of the Baltic and Northern fleets. The occupiers are struggling to prevent the advance of the Armed Forces of Ukraine to the Ukrainian-Russian border from Kharkov.
In the Izyum direction, groups from individual units of the 1st Tank Army and the 20th Combined Arms Army of the Western Military District, the 29th, 35th, 36th Combined Arms Army and the 68th Army Corps of the Eastern Military District and airborne troops concentrates its main efforts on inflicting fire damage on our units in a certain area.
In the Donetsk direction, the group of occupying troops is concentrating its main efforts on continuing offensive operations with the aim of taking the city of Rubizhne under full control, capturing the settlements of Liman and Severodonetsk.
Does not stop assault operations in the Limansky, Severodonetsky, Bakhmutsky, Avdeevsky, Kurakhovsky directions with the support of cannon and rocket artillery units.
In the city of Mariupol, infidels block and try to storm the Ukrainian defenders in the area of the Azovstal plant and strike from artillery, rocket and bomb strikes.
In the Yuzhnobuzh and Tauride directions , enemy units are trying to improve their tactical position.
In the Mykolaiv direction, the enemy continues to shell the positions of the defenders and defenders of Ukraine. To suppress radio communication channels, the enemy uses electronic warfare systems.
In the Krivoy Rog direction, the enemy fired at the units of our troops using artillery.
In order to consolidate in the occupied territory, it conducts engineering work and the creation of new positions in the areas of the settlements of Bruskinskoye and Bolshaya Aleksandrovka.
In the Tauride direction , he is conducting demonstrative actions in order to constrain the actions of units of the Defense Forces, improving the engineering equipment of their positions, and replenishing supplies.
In the Bessarabian direction , the situation in the Transnistrian region of the Republic of Moldova remains tense. Subdivisions of the operational group of Russian troops continue to be on combat readiness “Full”.
The enemy continues to destroy the civilian infrastructure of Ukraine through rocket and bomb attacks and shelling of settlements and infrastructure.
Constant shelling by Russian troops does not allow for a full-fledged evacuation of civilians and the wounded from the combat zone.
Over the previous day, air defense units of the Air Force and the Ground Forces hit 4 UAVs of the Orlan-10 type. In addition, one of the brigades of the air assault troops of the Armed Forces of Ukraine destroyed 1 Mi-24 helicopter.
Aviation of the air forces in certain directions continued to inflict fire strikes on the enemy from the air and support the combat operations of our troops.
On the territory of the Donetsk and Lugansk regions , the defenders of Ukraine over the past day repulsed 12 enemy attacks, destroyed 12 tanks, four artillery systems, 19 units of armored vehicles, 7 vehicles and 2 units of special enemy engineering equipment.
Recall that on Tuesday, May 10, in Belarus, the movement of a train with tanks was recorded , which was moving in the direction of the Ukrainian border.