The summary of the 49th day of Russian invasion to Ukraine, as of 22:00 – 13th of April 2022 (Kyiv time).
Ukrainian intelligence reported that Russian army has moved all necessary means and is ready to launch an offensive in Donbas. The operation seems to be imminent.
includes Kharkiv and Luhansk Oblast
Ukrainian troops ambushed a Russian convoy south of Izium and destroyed/captured a few vehicles as the result. Russian troops ambushed a Ukrainian territorial defense unit near Kharkiv and killed several servicemen.
The shelling of Kharkiv has continued today as well.
There was no change on the ground in Luhansk Oblast.
includes Donetsk and Zaporizhzhia Oblast
The hottest point in Donetsk Oblast is Avdiivka. Russian army have continued to shell the town and launched several small-scale attacks in an attempt to break through Ukrainian lines. All attempts were unsuccessful.
Russian forces shelled Ukrainian positions near Orikhiv with incendiary ammunition.
The breakthrough of Ukrainian 36th Marines Brigade from Azovmash towards Azovstal was confirmed today, as the commanders of Azov and 36th Marines Brigade published a joint video statement. However, at least a dozen of servicemen didn’t make it and have been captured. The brigade also lost at least one T-80BV during the operation. Russian forces have later captured the Azovmash plant.
includes Kherson, Mykolaiv and Odesa Oblast
There was no change on the ground in Mykolaiv Oblast.
Ukrainian forces downed a Russian UAV in Kherson Oblast. Seven civilians died in Pryvdine as a result of artillery attack on the village.
The full overview map of current situation.
Maps and article are based on the following sources:
General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, official channels of Ukrainian regional administrations, Ukrainian Ministry of Internal Affairs, Ukrainian Ministry of Defense, Security Service of Ukraine (SBU), press released of Russian Army, DPR and LPR (taken with a grain of salt)
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