The General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine published an evening report from the front

20:10 16 September Kyiv, Ukraine

Aviation of the Armed Forces of Ukraine hit 4 areas of concentration of manpower and military equipment of the Russian Federation and 1 strong point, and as a result of fire damage at the unloading station, the replenishment of the Russian occupation forces with reserves was disrupted.

 
This was announced by the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in its report as of 18:00.

The units of the Defense Forces repelled the attacks of the invaders, inflicting damage on them, in the areas of the settlements of Veselaya Dolina, Bakhmut, Zaitsevo, Avdeevka and Novomikhailovka.

During the current day, the aircraft of the Defense Forces hit 4 areas of concentration of enemy manpower and military equipment and 1 stronghold. The losses of the enemy are specified.

In addition, Ukrainian air defense units destroyed a Su-24 aircraft, two cruise missiles and one UAV of the invaders in different directions.

Rocket troops and artillery continue to destroy the enemy. As a result of the fire damage at the unloading station, the replenishment of the Russian occupation troops with reserves was disrupted. In addition, 2 areas of concentration of manpower and military equipment of Russian infidels fell into the affected area. The losses of the enemy are specified.

During the current day, the enemy launched 4 missile, 5 air strikes and made 12 attacks from rocket artillery systems on objects on the territory of Ukraine.

Infrastructure of more than 18 settlements suffered from air, missile strikes and shelling with MLRS. In particular, these are Kharkiv, Zolochiv, Druzhkovka, Seversk, Zakytnoye, New York, Maryinka, Poltavka, Maly Shcherbaki, Mirnoye, Bolshoye Artakovo, Kryvyi Rih, Nikopol, Olgovskoe, Zaporozhye, Orekhov and Mirolyubovka.

The enemy fired from the armament of tanks, mortars and artillery, namely:
  • in the Kharkiv direction, including from the territory of the Russian Federation, in the areas of the settlements of Goptovka, Kazachya Lopan, Malaya Volchya, Neskuchnoye, Zybino, Volchansk, Strilecha, Dvurechnaya, Kupyansk and Pristin;
  • in the Slavic direction - in the area of \u200b\u200bthe settlement of Gorokhovatka;
  • in the Kramatorsk direction - Prishib, Tatyanovka, Krivaya Luka, Ozernoye, Piskunovka, Raygorodok, Starodubovka, Belogorovka, Seversk, Verkhnekamenskoye, Spirnoye, Yarovaya, Svyatogorsk, Donetsk and Belogorovka;
  • in the Bakhmut direction - New York, Belogorovka, Razdolevka, Nikolaevka Second, Zaitsevo, Odradovka, Soledar, Bakhmut, Bakhmutskoye, Yakovlevka, Veselaia Dolina, Veseloe and Mayorsk;
  • in the Avdeevka direction - Maryinka, Krasnogorovka, Pervomaiskoye, Novomikhailovka, Avdeevka and Vodyanoye. In the Novopavlovsk and Zaporozhye direction, the enemy did not conduct active operations. Continued shelling along the entire line of collision. More than 30 settlements, including the city of Zaporozhye, suffered from the artillery fire of the invaders.
  • in the South Buzh direction, the settlements of Pravdino, Luch, Stepnaya Dolina, Lyubomirovka, Novogrigorovka, Mirnoye, Shirokoye, Kiselevka, Pervomayskoye, Belogorka, Dry Stavok, Ivanovka, Belaya Krinitsa, Novopetrovka, Olgino, Vysokopolye, Novovoznisenskoye and Osokorovka were shelled.
The Russian occupation troops continue to use educational institutions in the temporarily occupied territories to accommodate personnel and military equipment. So, according to available information, in the village of Khomovka, Luhansk region, military equipment is located on the territory of the local agrarian lyceum, and enemy personnel are located in the buildings. The same situation is in other occupied settlements of Kharkiv (Podil), Zaporozhye (Chernigovka) and Kherson (Podstepne) regions.

The enemy introduces a regime of enhanced security in the Yuzhnobuzhsky direction. Local residents of some settlements of the Kherson region are prohibited from approaching the crossings.

As a result of the successful actions of the units of the Defense Forces, the enemy daily suffers significant losses of personnel and military equipment, which significantly affects the psychological state of the invaders. The military personnel of the enemy tactical units operating in the Kherson region understand the futility of the offensive, therefore they complain that there are only two ways for them to return home: either by injury or death.