In its situation update on Wednesday, the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine said that Russia is concentrating its offensive in the directions of Liman, Bakhmut and Avdiivka in eastern Ukraine.
The General Staff added: “He is trying to improve the tactical situation in the Kobyansk direction. »
“On the Kobyansk and Liman directions, 15 settlements were bombed with tanks and a whole range of artillery,” said the General Staff.
Kobyansk in the Kharkiv and Liman region of the Donetsk region was liberated by Ukrainian forces in late September.
She added that “in the direction of Bakhmut and Avdiivka, areas in more than 30 settlements were bombed.”
In an update Wednesday, Ukraine’s border guards said they had repelled the attacks and captured Russian positions in the direction of Bakhmut.
The government border guard said: “During the battle, 9 passengers were killed and about 20 others were wounded. Currently, the defense forces have advanced 300 meters and are reinforcing their positions.
Other affected areas: On the other hand, the General Staff said, more than 40 settlements came under fire in the southern Zaporizhia and Kherson regions in the past day.
“They continue to terrorize the civilian population in towns and villages on the western bank of the Dnipro River,” the statement added.
CNN is unable to verify these claims on the battlefield.
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