Ukrainian defenders continue to destroy the Russian invaders. Over the past day, they eliminated another 720 occupiers. An enemy helicopter and 11 armored vehicles were also destroyed.
This is reported by the General Staff of the Armed Forces.
The total combat losses of the enemy from 24.02.22 to 25.03.23 approximately amounted to:
personnel - about 169,890 (+720) people were liquidated,
tanks - 3580 (+6) units,
armored combat vehicles ‒ 6932 (+11) units,
artillery systems - 2623 (+7) units,
RSZV - 520 (+9) units,
air defense equipment - 276 (+0) units,
aircraft - 305 (+0) units,
helicopters - 291 (+1) units,
UAVs of the operational-tactical level - 2214 (+6),
cruise missiles - 911 (+0),
ships/boats - 18 (+0) units,
automotive equipment and tank trucks - 5483 (+19) units,
special equipment - 279 (+2).
Despite great losses in manpower and equipment, the enemy does not stop offensive actions.
"The enemy is concentrating its main efforts on conducting offensive operations in the Lyman, Bakhmut, Avdiiv, Marin, and Shakhtar directions. Our defenders repelled 59 attacks against them," the General Staff said.
In the Volyn, Polis, Siver, and Slobozhan directions, the operational situation has not changed significantly, and no signs of the formation of enemy offensive groups have been detected.
Over the past day, the enemy has shelled the areas of the settlements of Horodyshche, Chernihiv Region, Kharkivka, Studenok, Iskryskivshchyna, Vorozhba, Bilopylla, Richki, and Myropylla, Sumy Region, as well as Basove, Veterinarne, Kozacha Lopan, Hoptivka, Krasne, Ogirtseve, Vovchansk, Budarki, Ambarne and Poplar of the Kharkiv region.
On the Kupyansk and Lymansk directions, the enemy conducted unsuccessful offensive actions in the Serebryansk forestry area and near the settlements of Hryanikyvka, Synkivka, Dibrova, Bilogorivka, and Spirne. He carried out artillery shelling in the areas of Kamianka, Dvorichna, Hryanikyvka, Zapadne, Kupyansk, Pischane and Tabaivka of Kharkiv region, Stelmakhivka, Nevske, Dibrova and Bilogorivka of Luhansk region, as well as Terny and Spirne of Donetsk region.
In the direction of Bakhmut, the enemy continues its assault on the city of Bakhmut, as well as in the areas of Orikhovo-Vasylivka, Bohdanivka, Ivanovsky, and Stupochky of the Donetsk region. Shelled the settlements of Minkivka, Orikhovo-Vasylivka, Hryhorivka, Bakhmut, Ivanivske, Chasiv Yar, Stupochki, Predtechyne, Oleksandro-Shultyne, Zalizne, Severny and Toretsk.
On the Avdiyiv, Maryn, and Shakhtar directions, the enemy conducted unsuccessful offensives in the direction of Keramik, Stepove, Avdiivka, Severne, Marinka, Novomykhailivka, and Vugledar settlements. Avdiivka, Tonenka, Netaylove, Lastochkina, Georgiivka, Maryinka, Pobieda, Novomykhailivka, Novomykhailivka, Vugledar, Prechistivka and Zolota Niva of the Donetsk region were subjected to numerous enemy attacks.
The enemy is defending in the Zaporizhzhya and Kherson directions. At the same time, he shelled the settlements of Olhivske, Malynivka, Chervone, Gulyaipole, Zaliznychne, Gulyaipilske, Charivne, Biloghirya, Mala Tokmachka, Novodanilivka, Orihiv, Novoandriivka and Stepove in Zaporizhzhya and Berislav, Tyaginka, Antonivka, Bilozerka, Kizomys, Shiroka Balka and Kherson.
Over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian aviation has carried out 17 strikes on areas where the occupiers are concentrated. At the same time, our defenders shot down an enemy Mi-24 helicopter and 6 enemy unmanned aerial vehicles of various types.
Units of missile troops and artillery, in turn, hit 2 control points, 4 enemy concentration areas, two anti-aircraft missile systems, an ammunition depot, an artillery unit in a firing position, and 2 electronic warfare stations.
In Energodar, Zaporizhzhya region, the Russian occupiers organize "excursions" for high school children to Volgodonsk to the Rostov NPP.