The summary of the 64th day of Russian invasion to Ukraine, as of 22:00 – 28th of April 2022 (Kyiv time).
Ukrainian forces made small gains near Kharkiv and managed to stop the Russian advance in Siverskyi Donets area, at least for now. The Russian army targeted key infrastructure across Ukraine again and shelled two Ukrainian border posts in Chernihiv Oblast.
includes the area of Kharkiv and Chuhuiv
mostly cloudy | ~17 °C
Shelling: outskirts of Kharkiv, Kutuzivka
Ukrainian forces regained full control of Kutizivka near Kharkiv and advanced towards Ruska Lozova. They have reportedly entered the outskirts in the afternoon.
Note: Kharkiv Regional Council claimed the liberation of Kutizivka a few days ago, but Ukrainian Command confirmed the full control just today.
includes the area of Slovyansk, Kramatorsk and Bakhmut
partly sunny | ~18 °C
Shelling: Velyka Komyshuvakha, Dibrovne, Lyman, Yampil, Rubizhne, Lysychansk, Orikhove, Popasna, Kramatorsk
Russian forces assaulted Ukrainian positions at Velyka Komyshuvakha, Dibrovne and Yampil, without success. Situation in Rubizhne remains complicated, Ukrainian forces are concentrated in the southern part of the city.
Ukrainian defenders repelled an enemy attack towards Orikhove.
includes Donetsk and Zaporizhzhia Oblast
partly sunny | ~20 °C
Shelling: Zelene Pole, Velyka Novosilka, Vuhledar, Solodke, Novomykhailivka, Marinka, Avdiivka, Niu-York, Svitlodarsk
Russian troops attempted to break through Ukrainian lines in the area of Velyka Novosilka, but failed. The enemy also attempted to advance in the area of Solodke and Novomykhailivka, without success as well.
A fierce battle was reported from Marinka, but Ukrainian troops are holding the ground.
Shelling: Huliaipole, Malynivka
The day passed without a change on the ground.
includes the Azovstal Plant in Mariupol
partly sunny | ~22 °C
Russian troops de-facto captured the Azovstal North, they met close to none resistance in the area. It seems Ukrainian defenders have withdrawn towards the main complex.
includes the vicinity of Kherson and Mykolaiv
partly sunny | ~21 °C
There was no change on the ground in Mykolaiv Oblast.
Shelling: Tavriiske, Nova Zoria, Zahradivka and neaby area, the vicinity of Zelenodolsk
Russian forces pushed west and reached the outskirts of Tavriiske. The fighting has continued on the outskirts of Oleksandrivka as well.
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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