The enemy does not leave attempts to capture Bakhmut, the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine noted.
Over the past day, on March 15, Russian invaders carried out more than 70 attacks on the Limansky, Bakhmutsky, Avdeevsky, Maryinsky and Shakhtyorsky directions.
The General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine reports this in its vodka, published on the morning of the 16th. The General Staff added that the Russian Federation does not abandon its intentions regarding the occupation of Ukraine and continues to conduct offensives, regardless of losses.
“The enemy is concentrating its main efforts on the Limansky, Bakhmutsky, Avdeevsky, Maryinsky and Shakhtyorsky directions. Over the past day, the enemy has made more than 75 attacks in these directions,” the report says.
On the Avdeevsky, Maryinsky and Mining directions, the enemy carried out unsuccessful offensive operations in the areas of the settlements of Stepnoye, Kamenka, Avdeevka, Severnoye, Netaylovo, Pervomayskoye, Nevelskoye, Maryinka and Ugledar. On the indicated sector of the front, most of the attacks were recorded in the Marinka area – 12, all of them were repelled by our defenders.
On the Kupyansk and Limansk directions, the enemy conducted unsuccessful offensive operations in the areas of Gryanikovka, Belogorovka and Disputed.
In the Bakhmut direction, the enemy does not abandon attempts to storm the city of Bakhmut. Our defenders repelled numerous enemy attacks in the areas of the settlements of Orekhovo-Vasilyevka and Bogdanovka.
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On the morning of March 15, the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine reported that the defenders of Ukraine in the Bakhmut, Avdeevsky, Maryinsky, Shakhtyorsky and Liman directions over the past day repelled more than 90 attacks from opponents. It is worth noting that earlier in the east of Ukraine, opponents attacked our soldiers more than 100 times.
The most fierce battles go for Bakhmut. The American Institute for the Study of War (ISW) reported that Russian units of the Airborne Regiments were seen near the city and around it, which, it seems, are now not very involved in the battles.