The summary of the 69th day of Russian invasion to Ukraine, as of 22:00 – 3rd of May 2022 (Kyiv time).

Day summary:

Ukrainian forces have successfully pushed the Russian troops away from Chuhuiv and Kharkiv to Stary Saltiv. The defenders are successfully holding out in all other parts of Ukraine.

Russian forces hit a number of cities across Ukraine in the evening, including Lviv, Dnipro, Odesa and Vinnytsia. The enemy reportedly targeted Ukrainian railway infrastructure.

Note: There won’t be a summary tomorrow, I decided to take a small break.

Kharkiv Frontline

includes the area of Kharkiv and Chuhuiv

mostly sunny | ~19 °C

Shelling: Zolochiv, Derhachi, outskirts of Kharkiv, Vesele, Chuhuiv, Barvinkove

Ukrainian troops continue to push the enemy away from Kharkiv, and they have liberated Molodava near Stary Saltiv today. Ukrainian artillery destroyed a Russian supply convoy near the village of Vesele.

Siverskyi Donets

includes the area of Slovyansk, Kramatorsk and Bakhmut

partly sunny | ~18 °C

Shelling: Krymky, Lyman, Siversk, Rubizhne, Lysychansk, Popasna

Russian troops attempted to advance near Dovhenke towards Slovyansk, but the attack wasn’t successful. All available information indicates that Ukrainian forces have withdrawn from Yampil towards Ozerne and behind the Siverskyi Donets river. The fighting continues in Rubizne, Popasna and in the vicinity of Lyman.

South-Eastern Front

includes Donetsk and Zaporizhzhia Oblast

partly sunny | ~18 °C

Donetsk Oblast

Shelling: Velyka Novosilka, Vuhledar, Marinka, Avdiivka

There was no change on the ground in Donetsk Oblast.

Zaporizhzhia Oblast

Shelling: Orikhiv

There was no change on the ground in Zaporizhzhia Oblast.


includes the Azovstal Plant in Mariupol

partly sunny | ~16 °C

Russian troops have launched an assault on Azovstal in the afternoon. We are waiting for the details.

Kherson Frontline

includes the vicinity of Kherson and Mykolaiv

mostly cloudy | ~19 °C

Mykolaiv Oblast

There was no change on the ground in Mykolaiv Oblast.

Kherson Oblast

Shelling: Nova Zoria

There was no change on the ground in Kherson Oblast.

Full map

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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