On 23 July, Russian occupation forces fired 13 times on the border areas of Sumy Oblast, with a total of 56 explosions recorded, and 12 settlements came under fire.
Source: Sumy Oblast Military Administration on Facebook
Details: The Russians fired at one of the villages with a grenade launcher in Khotin hromada, and 15 explosions were recorded there [Hromada is an administrative unit designating a town, village or several villages and their adjacent territories – ed.]. A helicopter was also used to attack the area, causing four rocket explosions.
A mortar attack was recorded in Bilopillia hromada (12 explosions), and a helicopter launched four unguided aerial missiles.
There was a mortar attack in Nova Sloboda hromada (four explosions).
A mortar attack (five explosions) was recorded in Krasnopillia hromada.
There was also a mortar attack on Seredyna-Buda hromada (10 explosions).
Artillery shelling (two explosions) was recorded in Velyka Pysarivka hromada.
There were no casualties or damage to civilian infrastructure, as per the information available.