The summary of the 51st day of Russian invasion to Ukraine, as of 22:00 – 15th of April 2022 (Kyiv time).
Russian troops have advanced deeper into Mariupol and started to dig trenches in the vicinity of Kherson. The situation on other frontlines remains without change.
includes Kharkiv and Luhansk Oblast
Russian troops shelled the outskirts of Kharkiv again. The situation in the vicinity of Izium was relatively quiet on Friday, compared with the previous days.
Fighting was reported from Sievierodonetsk and Popasna.
includes Donetsk and Zaporizhzhia Oblast
Russian troops attempted to break through Ukrainian lines in Marinka. They didn’t succeed.
There was no change on the ground in Zaporizhzhia Oblast.
Russian army captured the base of 12th Operation Brigade (National Guard) in the western part of Mariupol. The base was abandoned some time ago. The Illich Metallurgical Plant, from where 36th Marines Brigade withdrew a few days ago, has been captured by the advancing Russian troops from the north.
includes Kherson, Mykolaiv and Odesa Oblast
There was no change on the ground in Mykolaiv Oblast.
Russian troops have been reportedly spotted digging trenches and defensive positions around Kherson amid the threat of possible Ukrainian counter-attack towards the city.
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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