The summary of the 57th day of Russian invasion to Ukraine, as of 22:00 – 21st of April 2022 (Kyiv time).
Russian offensive in Donbas has stalled. The enemy focuses on shelling Ukrainian defensive lines along the contact line, but is unable to advance forward.
includes the area of Kharkiv and Chuhuiv
There was no change on the ground in the vicinity of Kharkiv and Chuhuiv.
Correction: Everything points to the fact that Pecheniky and Kochetok is under Ukrainian control.
includes the area of Slovyansk, Kramatorsk and Bakhmut
The situation at Zarichne remains unclear. The hottest point is Popasna, where Russian forces are slowly advancing to the west.
includes Donetsk and Zaporizhzhia Oblast
The Russian army continues to shell the town of Avdiivka, but is unable to make any progress on the ground.
Russian forces continue to focus on the area between Huliaipole and Velyka Novosilka. They reportedly advanced closer to Temyrivka, but we have to wait for more details.
includes the Azovstal Plant in Mariupol
Russian claimed the full control of Mariupol today, but that’s false and Ukrainian troops remain besieged in Azovstal. Russian president Putin ordered to stop the operation to capture the plant to save the lives of Russian soldiers. The first Russian units have reportedly begun to withdraw from Mariupol.
includes the vicinity of Kherson
Russian forces shelled Mykolaiv by GRAD rockets. There was no change on the ground in Mykolaiv Oblast.
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)
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