Enemy crosses Siversky Donets River

Enemy crosses Siversky Donets River

In Kramatorsk direction, after firing artillery, the enemy crossed the Siversky Donets River and now gains a foothold in the areas of Lysychansk and Bilohorivka.

This is stated in the latest report of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine on the Russian invasion as of 06:00 on July 4, published on Facebook.

There were no significant changes in Volyn, Polissya, and Siversky directions. In Siversky direction, the aggressor fired artillery and helicopters from the territory of Kursk region to strike the positions of Ukraine’s Defense Forces in the areas of Vasylivske, Bilopillia, Bachivsk, and Vovkivka, Sumy region.

In Kharkiv direction, the enemy troops, with the support of the army aviation, focus their efforts on restraining the actions of Ukrainian troops and preventing them from going on the offensive. In the direction of Prudianka locality, the Ukrainian soldiers resolutely suppressed the enemy's assault attempt.

In order to disrupt the control and communication system of Ukraine’s Defense Forces, the enemy actively uses radio-electronic warfare systems.

In Slovyansk direction, the enemy units try to establish control over the localities of Bohorodychne, Mazanivka, and Dolyna through assault operations. Fighting continues.

The enemy regroups its troops to resume the offensive. For this purpose, a battalion tactical group was redeployed from the area of Izium in the direction of Snizhkivka, and additional tube artillery units were deployed.

In Donetsk direction, the main efforts of the enemy groups are focused on gradually pushing the units of Ukraine’s Defense Forces to Siversk – Fedorivka – Bakhmut line.

In Bakhmut direction, the enemy intensified artillery shelling of the Ukrainian positions along the contact line. The invaders launched massive rocket strikes in the areas of Pokrovske, Berestove, Spirne and in the area of ​​the Vuhlehirsk TPP.

With the support of artillery, the enemy goes on the offensive in the areas of Vasylivka, Berestove, Spirne, Klynove, and Mayorsk, has no success.

In Avdiivka and Kurakhove directions, the occupiers assaulted the direction of Pobieda and Marinka localities. The enemy's attack aircraft launched missile strikes in the areas of the eastern outskirts of Avdiivka and Maryinka.

In Novopavlivsk and Zaporizhzhia directions, the enemy systematically opens fire to restrain the units of Ukraine’s Defense Forces and prevent their redeployment to other directions.

In the Southern Buh and Tavriysky directions, the aggressor's main efforts are focused on trying to regain lost positions in the areas of Ivanivka, Potiomkyne, and Myrne, and preventing the Ukrainian troops from carrying out counteroffensive actions in Kherson and Mykolayiv regions. The enemy reinforces its positions in Novovoskresenske district.

As part of the logistical support of the troops, 17 wagons with ammunition were moved from the temporarily occupied Crimea to the Kalanchak railway station (Myrne, Kherson region).

Three Kalibr sea-launched cruise missile carriers are on alert in the Black Sea.

The Ukrainian aviation and missile and artillery units continue to strike ammunition depots and clusters of Russian manpower and military equipment.


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