"The sixth Russian plane has been destroyed near Kramatorsk," the statement reads.
The press service called to follow information updates.
At about 05:00, the state border of Ukraine in the area bordering Russia and Belarus was attacked by Russian troops supported by Belarus. Attacks on border units, border patrols and checkpoints are being carried out using artillery, heavy equipment and small arms. This is happening within the Luhansk, Sumy, Kharkiv, Chernihiv and Zhytomyr regions.
In addition, the attack is underway from the temporarily occupied territories of the Donetsk and Luhansk regions and from the Autonomous Republic of Crimea.
The work of the enemy's sabotage and reconnaissance groups was also recorded.
Information on injuries among Ukrainian border guards is being clarified.
As of 07:00, the General Staff of the Ukrainian Armed Forces said that the Ukrainian Armed Forces had shot down five planes and one helicopter of the Russian Armed Forces.