The occupants concentrated in Liman, Bakhmut and Mariinka directions, the Ukrainian air force struck the enemy 6 times - General Staff
During the past 24 hours, the Russian occupation troops concentrated their main efforts on the Liman, Bakhmut and Mariinka directions of the front. More than 20 clashes took place there.
This is stated in the evening summary of the General Staff of the AFU on Facebook on June 25. It is noted that in these directions the enemy unsuccessfully tried to conduct offensive operations, as well as air strikes.
Russia's losses in the war
At the same time, the invaders continue to suffer irreparable losses at the front. In particular, over the past 24 hours, the aviation of the defense forces carried out six strikes on the areas where the enemy personnel were concentrated. Also, our defenders destroyed an operational-level reconnaissance UAV.
Rocket and artillery units during the day struck a command post, three areas of personnel and military equipment concentration, an ammunition depot, an electronic warfare station and three enemy artillery units at firing positions.
Russian shelling and the situation at the front
On the night of June 25, the enemy used six S-300 anti-aircraft guided missiles on civilian objects on the territory of Zaporizhzhia region. In addition, during the day there were 25 air strikes and more than 30 rocket launchers fired at our troops' positions and settlements.
In the Siversky and Slobozhansky directions, the enemy maintains a military presence and continues sabotage and reconnaissance activities in the areas bordering Ukraine. Yesterday, near Rodionivka, Sumy region, the enemy made an unsuccessful attempt to infiltrate a subversive reconnaissance group across the state border of Ukraine, suffered losses and retreated. He carried out mortar and artillery attacks on the settlements of Hremyachka and Tymonovychi in Chernihiv region; Khodyno, Malushyne, Kozache, Vorozhba, Iskryskivka, Pavlivka, Katerynivka in Sumy region, as well as Udy, Vetarine, Hraniv, Kozacha Lopan, Krasne, Staritsa, Ogirtseve, Hatyshche, Vovchansk, Bochkove, Okhrimivka, Mykolaivka, Nesterne, Budarky, Kruhle, Zemlianky, Vilkhuvatka, Chuhunivka, Hryhorivka, Odradne in Kharkiv region.
In the Kupyansk sector, Kolodyazne, Krasne Pershe, Figolivka, Novomlynsk, Dvorichna, Zakhidne, Masiutivka, Kyslivka and Berestove in the Kharkiv region came under enemy artillery and mortar fire.
In the Liman sector, the enemy conducted unsuccessful offensive actions in the direction of Rozdolivka. Nevske and Bilohorivka in the Luhansk region and Torske, Serebryanka, Verkhnekamianske, Spirne and Rozdolivka in the Donetsk region came under artillery fire.
In the Bakhmut sector, the enemy conducted unsuccessful offensives in the areas of Hryhorivka and Minkivka in the Donetsk region. It conducted an air strike near Sukhoi Balka in Donetsk region. Vasyukivka, Minkivka, Orikhovo-Vasylivka, Bohdanivka, Chasiv Yar, Ivanivske, Ozaryanivka and New York in the Donetsk region suffered from enemy artillery shelling.
In the Avdiivka sector, the enemy launched an air strike in the area of Avdiivka. He fired artillery at the areas of Berdychi, Avdiivka, Vodiane, Karlivka and Pervomaiske.
In the Mariinka sector, the enemy conducted offensive actions in the vicinity of Mariinka, but was unsuccessful. He launched an air strike near Krasnohorivka. At the same time, he fired artillery at the settlements of Hostre, Heorhiivka and Maryinka in Donetsk region.
In the Shakhtarsk sector, the enemy conducted air strikes in the areas of Prechystivka and Blahodatne. They shelled the settlements of Paraskoviivka, Novomykhailivka, Vuhledar, Storozheve, Makarivka, Novosilka and Novopil in Donetsk region.
On the Zaporizhzhia and Kherson directions, the enemy is focusing its main efforts on preventing the advance of our troops. He tried unsuccessfully to regain the lost position in the area of Novodarivka, Zaporizhzhia region. It fired artillery at about 30 settlements, including Temyrivka, Novodarivka, Levadne, Olhivske, Malynivka, Zelenyi Hai, Zatyshshya Gulyaypole in Zaporizhzhia region; Nikopol in Dnipropetrovsk region; Mylove, Beryslav, Kozatske, Lvov, Mykilske, Antonivka, Zelenivka, Kherson, Dniprovske in Kherson region and Ochakiv in Mykolaiv region.
As reported by OBOZREVATEL:
- Natalia Gumenyuk, head of the joint press center of the operational command "South" reported that the occupants are trying to return to positions on the left bank of the Kherson region, which were flooded after the country-aggressor blowing up the Kakhovskaya hydropower plant. This process is slowed by the need to clear the territories;
- The occupants on the Donetsk direction once again resorted to the use of chemical munitions against the AFU soldiers. The occupiers dropped an aerosol asphyxiant ammunition on Ukrainian positions;
- Yuriy Ignat, spokesman for the Air Force of the AFU, reported that the occupiers used different types of weapons during the shelling, in particular S-300 missiles were used in Zaporizhzhya. To successfully respond to this type of missiles, which are fast and pose a serious threat, Ukraine needs ATACMS missiles.