Zaporozhye, Shepetovka, Seversk, Belogorovka, Olgovskoye and Goptovka were hit.
Objects and the civilian population of more than 25 settlements suffered from the blows of the Russian occupiers.
It is said in the evening summary General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
“Objects and the civilian population of more than 25 settlements suffered from enemy strikes. Among others, these are Zaporozhye, Shepetovka, Seversk, Belogorovka, Olgovskoe and Goptovka,” the report says.
On the Volyn and Polesye directions the situation remains unchanged. In other directions, as noted in the General Staff, the enemy carried out shelling: in the Seversky direction – from cannon artillery, in the areas of the settlements of Senkovka, Yasnaya Polyana and Blesna of the Chernihiv region and Seredina Buda, Kiyanitsa and Fotovizh of the Sumy region;
on the Slobozhansky direction – from tanks, mortars, cannon and rocket artillery, in the areas of the settlements of Udy, Strelechye, Neskuchnoye, Gatishche and Olkhovatka; on the Kramatorsk direction – from mortars, cannon and rocket artillery, in areas of settlements disputed, Belogorovka, Seversk and Verkhnekamenskoye;
on the Bakhmut direction – from artillery of different types, in the areas of settlements of Soledar, Bakhmut, Yakovlevka, Kurdyumovka, New York and Zaitsevo; or Avdeevsky direction – from tanks, mortars, cannon and rocket artillery, in the areas of the settlements of Avdeevka, Kamenka, Krasnogorovka, Pervomayskoye, Paraskovievka, Sands and Novomikhailovka.
“On the Novopavlovsk and Zaporozhye directions the enemy did not carry out offensive actions. The infrastructure of more than twenty settlements suffered from enemy shelling. In particular, Novoukrainka, Vremovka, Poltavka and Novopol. On the Yuzhnobugsky direction more than thirty settlements near the line of contact were subjected to fire damage. Among them are Pravdino, peaceful, Kiselevka, Kobzartsy and Bolshoye Artakovo,” the report says.
War in Ukraine: breaking news
The counteroffensive of the Armed Forces of Ukraine continues in the south and east of Ukraine. Over the past 24 hours, defenders have liberated three more settlements, President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said in his evening address. In total, since the beginning of October, the fighters have de-occupied more than 400 square kilometers of the Kherson region.
Advancing south, Ukrainian units pushed the front line up to 20 kilometers further, mainly making progress on the east bank of the Ingulets River and the west bank of the Dnieper River, but not yet threatening the main Russian defensive positions, British intelligence said.
At the same time, the Ukrainian counteroffensive in the Kharkiv region has not yet reached its climax and is now moving towards the Luhansk region, analysts from the Institute for the Study of War stated.
On October 5, Ukrainian aviation inflicted more than 15 strikes on the enemy. The defeat of 12 areas of concentration of weapons and military equipment was confirmed and 4 enemy air defense systems were destroyed.
Due to military defeats, the Russians once again attacked Zaporozhye, explosions also took place in the Khmelnytsky region.
Since the beginning of the full-scale invasion, the Armed Forces of Ukraine have already eliminated 61,330 invaders and thousands of units of enemy equipment.