The summary of the 91st day of Russian invasion to Ukraine, as of 22:00 – 25th of May 2022 (Kyiv time).
The hottest points in Donbas remain Lyman and the area between Bakhmut and Popasna. Russian army has superiority in the region and are slowly advancing north-west, threatening to cut-off Ukrainian troops stationed in Sievierodonetsk and its vicinity.
Russian forces also continue to shell the border area in Sumy and Chernihiv Oblast.
includes the area of Kharkiv and Chuhuiv
mostly cloudy| ~21 °C
Shelling: Tsyrkuny, Ruski Tyshky, Rubizhne
Russian troops attempted, again, to regain control of Ternova, but were pushed back by the Ukrainian defenders.
includes the area of Slovyansk, Kramatorsk and Bakhmut
cloudy | ~21 °C
Shelling: Nova Dmytrivka, Dovhenke, Kramatorsk, Slovyansk, Svyatohirsk, Lyman
Russian troops attacked Ukrainian positions near Bohorodychne, but they weren’t successful and retreated.
The enemy entered Lyman from the north-west and captured a portion of the town. Heavy battles are ongoing.
Russian forces captured Vasylivka and assaulted Ukrainian troops stationed at Yakolivka, Bilohorivka, Berestove, Nyrkove and Lypove. All the attacks were successfully repelled, for now at least. However, despite the partially successful defense, a road connecting Bakhmut and Lysychansk is now in range and de-facto blocked. The only remaining “safe” road connecting Bakhmut and Lysychansk is leading through Siversk now.
Russian troops have launched an attack towards Sievierodonetsk and captured the southern part of Toshkivka.
The enemy entered Svitlodarsk and met no resistance because Ukrainian troops retreated from the town yesterday.
includes Donetsk and Zaporizhzhia Oblast
mostly cloudy | ~21 °C
Shelling: Novomykhalivka, Marinka, Pisky, Avdiivka, Kamyanka
Russian troops assaulted Ukrainian positions at Krasnohorivka, Pisky, Avdiivka and Kamyanka. All attacks were repelled, and the Russian army continues to be unsuccessful in this area.
Shelling: Orikhiv, Huliaipole
There was no change on the ground in Zaporizhzhia Oblast.
includes the vicinity of Kherson and Mykolaiv
partly sunny | ~22 °C
There was no change on the ground in Mykolaiv Oblast.
Shelling: Trudoliubivka, Novopavlivka, Posad-Pokrovske
There was no change on the ground in Kherson Oblast.
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)
Visit our Deployment map for updated interactive map of captured areas and Ukrainian units.