Contents tagged with Bakhmut

  • Ukrainian Ground Forces Commander: Russian troops intensify attacks in Donetsk region

    The Russian troops have significantly strengthened their forces and switched from defense to active operations near  Bakhmut, Donetsk region, said the Commander of the Ukrainian Ground Forces of , Lieutenant General Oleksandr Syrsky, in an interview with Interfax-Ukraine.

    "The situation remains challenging in the east. The enemy is making attempts to achieve success and daily attacks our positions. They show particular activity in the area of Kupyansk, where they are trying to advance on …

  • Ukrainian Ground Forces Commander: elite Russian military units destroyed in battles near Bakhmut

    "Ukrainian Defense forces have destroyed the 72nd separate motorized rifle brigade, as well as the 31st and 83rd separate airborne assault brigades of the Russian Armed Forces, which are considered the most prepared and professional units in the Russian Armed Forces," said the commander of the Ukrainian Ground Forces, Lieutenant General Oleksandr Syrskyi.

    "The overall situation on the Eastern front remains tense. The enemy continues to pursue its intentions to resume offensive actions along …

  • Andriivka liberated: Ukrainian Forces destroy Russia's 72nd Separate Motor Rifle Brigade

    In its morning report, the Geheraal Staff of the Ukrainian Armed Forces said that the village of Andriivka in the Bakhmut district of the Donetsk region has been officially liberated by the Ukrainian military. The press service of the 3rd Separate Assault Brigade announced on its Telegram channel that during the operation to de-occupy the area, the Ukrainian Forces managed to completely destroy Russia’s 72nd Separate Motor Rifle Brigade.

    The brigade intelligence commander, three platoon …

  • Ukrainian Forces liberate the village of Andriivka near Bakhmut

    Ukrainian Armed Forces have liberated the village of Andriivka in the Bakhmut district of Donetsk region, said Deputy Minister of Defense Anna Maliar on her Telegram. According to Maliar, Ukrainian troops are advancing near Bakhmut. On the northern flank, Russians are attempting to regain lost positions, while on the southern flank, the Ukrainian Armed Forces are making successful progress. "The main battles continue in the areas of Andriivka, Kurdyumivka, Kleschiivka. And we have good news …

  • Ukrainian Forces continue to advance near Bakhmut

    The Ukrainian Armed Forces continue their counteroffensive, gradually reclaiming positions from the Russians near Bahmut . Today, Ukrainian Forces have reportedly  gained control over more than half of the village of Klishchiivka. The Russian army is also retreating along the Andriivka and Kurdyumivka lines, south of Bahmut.

    Deputy commander of the Third Separate Assault Brigade, Maxim Zhorin, spoke about the success of the Ukrainian Armed Forces in Klishchivka. According to him, the Russians …

  • Ukrainian Forces liberate Andriivka south of Bakhmut

    The Ukrainian military drove the Russians out of Andriivka south of Bakhmut. This will make it easier to encircle the enemy in Bakhmut, said the speaker of the Eastern Group of Ukrainian Forces, Serhiy Cherevatyi, on the Ukrainian TV.

    "Like any other settlement around Bakhmut, this makes it possible to complete the encirclement of Bakhmut and oust or encircle the enemy," Cherevatyi said.

    Cherevatyi emphasized that the Russians no longer have the upper hand in the area. They are thoroughly …

  • Kyiv: Ukrainian Forces have taken control of dominant heights around Bakhmut

    Ukrainian Deputy Defense Minister Hanna Malyar reported that the Ukrainian Armed Forces have carried out successful attacks in the south and east of Ukraine.

    According to Malyar, over the past week, the Russians launched 39 missile and 334 air strikes on Ukraine. At the same time, in a week, the Ukrainian Armed Forces liberated another 4 sq. km of the Ukrainian territory in the east.

    Malyar said that in the east, over the past week, there has been an increase in the number of enemy artillery …

  • Ukrainian military: Russians are trapped in Bakhmut

    The Ukrainian military continues to successfully advance in the Bakhmut area of the Donetsk region, said was the commander of the Ukrainian Ground Forces Oleksandr Syrskyi.

    "Bakhmut direction. There are successes. The defense forces continue to move forward, and the enemy is trapped in places," Syrskyi said, publishing a video of the work of Ukrainian snipers.

    "The video shows the excellent work of the Ghost group of the separate presidential brigade named after Hetman Bohdan Khmelnytsky. A …

  • Kyiv: Ukrainian troops continue to advance near Bakhmut

    Ukrainian troops continue to advance near Bakhmut. Soon, data on the territories that have been liberated will be made public, said the speaker of the Eastern Group of Forces of the Ukrainian Armed Forces, Serhiy Cherevaty, on the Ukrainian TV.

    "We are making progress in the Bakhmut direction. Combat work on the flanks continues. There is pressure on the enemy. After a detailed analysis and verification, we will provide detailed data on the territory that was liberated," he said.

    According to …

  • Kyiv: Ukrainian Forces are advancing in three directions

    Over the past day, the Ukrainian Armed Forces have advanced in three directions, reported the Ukrainian Deputy Defense Minister, Hanna Malyar.

    "In the course of the offensive operation, our troops over the past day advanced in: the Bakhmut direction in the area of the Berkhivske Reservoir by 250 m, the Toretsk direction by 200 m, the Berdyansk direction from 0.5 to 1 km. The territory of up to 3 sq. km has been taken under our control," Malyar said.

    She emphasized that the Russians are doing …