The operational situation in the east and south of Ukraine remains difficult.
During the day, October 15, 57 combat skirmishes took place on the front. The enemy launched 7 missile and 54 air attacks, 22 attacks from rocket salvo systems on positions of our troops and populated areas. As a result of Russian terrorist attacks, unfortunately, there are dead and wounded among civilians.
about this It is said Evening briefing of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine for October 15.
situation in some directions
In the directions of Volyn and Polisky Operational condition without significant changes. There were no signs of attack groups forming. Some units of the Armed Forces of Belarus carry out missions in the border areas with Ukraine.
In the Chiversky and Slobojansky directions The enemy maintains a military presence in border areas, continues shelling of populated areas from the territory of the Russian Federation, and increases the density of mine and explosive barriers along the state border of Ukraine.
More than 15 settlements were hit by enemy artillery and mortar attacks, including Popivka, Shalizhin, Sumy region; Udy, Vovchanski Kutory, Gatishche, Budarky.
In the direction of Kubiansk Ukrainian soldiers repulsed more than 15 enemy attacks in Tsinkivka and Ivanivka districts of Kharkiv region. In addition, the enemy carried out airstrikes near Piskany in the Kharkiv region and Nadia in the Luhansk region. About 10 settlements, in particular, Kamianka, Sinkivka, Kucherivka, Ivanivka, Kharkiv Region, were hit by artillery and mortar attacks.
In the Limansky direction Russians launch airstrikes in Druzhelyubivka, Cherneshchyna, Karkiv area; Bilogorivka, Serebryan Forestry, Novolyubivka, Luhansk Oblast, and Hryhorivka, Siversk, Spirne, Donetsk Oblast. More than 10 settlements were hit by artillery and mortar attacks, including Nevske, Belogorivka in Luhansk region and Rozdolivka, Novosadove, Torske, Spirn in Donetsk region.
In the direction of Pakmuth Ukrainian soldiers repulsed 4 enemy attacks near Klishivka and Andreevka. The enemy carried out airstrikes in the areas of Klishivka, Oleksandr-Shultini, Bila Hora, Tlivka in the Donetsk region. More than 15 settlements came under artillery and mortar fire, in particular, Orikhovo-Vasilivka, Ivanivske, Vasyukivka, Klishivka, Kurdyumyvka of the Donetsk region.
In the direction of Avdiv The occupiers, with air support, launched unsuccessful attacks in the areas of Avtivka, Keramik, Stepov, Donenka, Severna settlements of Donetsk region. In total, the defense forces repulsed more than 15 enemy attacks here. The invaders launched airstrikes near Ocheretiny and Stepovoy in Donetsk region. About 15 settlements in Donetsk region, including Ocheretyne, Lastochkine, Avdiivka, Pervomaiske and Nevelske, were hit by enemy artillery and mortar attacks.
In the Mariinsky direction During the day, the defense forces successfully repelled more than 15 enemy attacks in the Marinka region of Donetsk region. The enemy carried out airstrikes in Maryinka, Pobyeda and Novomykhailivka districts of Donetsk region. More than 10 settlements came under the artillery and mortar fire of the occupiers, in particular, Krasnohorivka, Georgiivka, Maryinka, Pobieda, Novomykhailivka of the Donetsk region.
In the direction of Shakhtarsky Ukrainian soldiers repulsed an enemy attack in the northern part of Pryudny, Donetsk region. Vodyan, Vuklader, Presistivka, Makarivka and Uroshane in the Donetsk region were subjected to artillery and mortar attacks.
In the direction of Zaporozhye The enemy tried 3 times to recover the lost position in the Robotin area of Saporigia region without success.
More than 15 settlements, in particular, Kulyapol, Mala Dokmachka, Poltavka, Robotin, Stepov of the Zaporizhia region were hit by artillery and mortar fire.
In the direction of Kherson The occupiers carried out airstrikes in the settlements of Bargunka, Otratokamyanka, Mykolayivka, Oliveka, Stepanivka in Kherson region and Ivanivka in Mykolayiv region. Zolota Balka, Kherson, Chornobayivka of Kherson region were subjected to enemy artillery and mortar attacks.
Trend of counter attack by armed forces
Defense Forces of Ukraine continue offensive operations In the direction of MelitopolOffensive (offensive) operations in the Pakmut direction, the occupying troops cause losses in manpower and equipment, expelling the enemy along the entire front line.
Attack on invaders
During the day, Defense Forces aircraft attacked 15 wins 1 attack on personnel, weapons and military equipment concentration areas, as well as on the enemy’s anti-aircraft missile system.
Units of missile forces attacked the concentration area of personnel, weapons and military equipment, a radar station and 4 artillery pieces of the enemy.
Earlier, President Volodymyr Zelensky warned that Russian attacks would intensify as winter approaches.