Update as of 18.00 on 05.08.2023 on the Russian invasion

❗️ The main points from the report:

➡️ During the day, as of 18.00, the enemy launched 1 missile and 48 air strikes, fired 8 times from multiple launch rocket systems at the positions of our troops and populated areas.

➡️ There were 30 combat engagements over the last day.

➡️ In the Kupyansk sector, our troops are holding steadfastly, successfully repelling enemy attacks in the areas of Vilshana and Synkivka in Kharkiv region.

➡️ In the Lyman sector, the enemy conducted unsuccessful offensive actions near Bilohorivka, Luhansk region.

➡️ In the Bakhmut sector, defense forces are pinning down the enemy near Kurdyumivka, Donetsk region.

In the Avdiivka sector, under heavy fire from enemy aircraft and artillery, our defenders successfully repelled attacks by Russian troops near Avdiivka.

➡️ In the Maryinka sector, Ukrainian defense forces continue to hold back the Russian offensive in the vicinity of Maryinka.

➡️ In the Shakhtarsk sector, the enemy made unsuccessful attempts to regain lost ground in the area of Staromayorsk.

➡️ In the Zaporizhzhya sector, the enemy is focusing its main efforts on preventing further advance of our troops.

➡️ At the same time, the Ukrainian Defense Forces continue to conduct offensive operations in the Melitopol and Berdiansk directions, consolidate their positions, and carry out counter-battery measures.

🔥 Over the last day, the aviation of the defense forces conducted 6 strikes on the areas of concentration of enemy personnel, weapons and military equipment.

🔥 Missile and artillery units struck 2 control points, 5 areas of concentration of personnel, weapons and military equipment, 4 artillery pieces at firing positions, 5 ammunition depots and one enemy electronic warfare station over the course of the day.