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Russians attack more near Ocheretyne, more fights on Vremivka front – Ukraine's General Staff

Saturday, 29 June 2024, 22:55
Russians attack more near Ocheretyne, more fights on Vremivka front – Ukraine's General Staff
Photo: General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine

On Saturday, 41 combat clashes occurred on the Pokrovsk front. The greatest Russian activity remains near Ocheretyne, while Russian activity has almost doubled on the Vremivka front.

Source: General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine on Facebook; information as of 22:15 on 29 June

Details: To date, there have been 117 combat clashes. The most intense situation during the day remained on the Pokrovsk front.


During the day, Russia launched 2 missile strikes (3  missiles) and 40 airstrikes on the territory of Ukraine using 72 guided aerial bombs and 284 kamikaze drones. Russia carried out more than 3,000 attacks on the positions of Ukrainian troops and settlements using various types of weapons.

Ukrainian Air Force and Rocket Forces and Artillery hit a Russian command post, a fuel and lubricants depot, and three areas where Russian personnel were concentrated.

On the Kharkiv front, Ukrainian defenders successfully stopped 12 Russian attempts to improve their position in Vovchansk during the day. The Russians suffered losses and withdrew.


On the Kupiansk and Lyman fronts, the number of combat clashes increased to 13. The Russians tried to drive the defence forces out of their positions in Synkivka, Stepova Novoselivka, Stelmakhivka, Hrekivka, Nevske and Torske. Five attacks have been repelled so far. Fighting continues. The situation is under the control of Ukrainian defenders.

On the Siversk front, six attempts to drive Ukrainian defenders out of their positions in Spirne and Vyimka were unsuccessful.

On the Kramatorsk front, Russia unsuccessfully attacked Ukrainian defenders near Kalynivka, Hryhoriivka, and Chasiv Yar seven times. Another battle continues near Nove. No positions or territories were lost.

On the Horlivka-Toretsk front, Russia, with the support of aviation, attacked the positions of the Ukrainian army seven times. Another battle continues near New-York. The situation is under the control of the Ukrainian defence forces. 

On the Pokrovsk front, the situation remains tense. The number of combat clashes has increased to 41 since the beginning of the day. The greatest Russian activity remains in the vicinity of Ocheretyne. Russia does not give up trying to wedge into Ukrainian defences near Novooleksandrivka, Yevhenivka, Vozdvyzhenka, Sokil, Novoselivka Persha, Prohres and Umanske. Ukrainian soldiers have already repelled 29 Russian attacks. Twelve combat clashes are still ongoing.

Preliminarily, the losses of the Russians amounted to 252 people during the current day on the specified front, of which 106 soldiers were killed. A tank, seven vehicles and a BM-21 Grad MLRS were destroyed. Seven guns and mortars, six vehicles and four Russian armoured combat vehicles were damaged.

On the Kurakhove front, Russia carried out 14 assault operations in the vicinity of Krasnohorivka, Kostiantynivka, and Paraskoviivka. So far, 11 attacks have been successfully repelled. The situation remains tense near Krasnohorivka, where three combat clashes are currently ongoing. The defence forces are taking measures to prevent the Russians from advancing deep into Ukraine's territory. The situation is under control.

Compared to the previous day, the activity of the Russians on the Vremivka front has almost doubled. On Saturday, the Russians stormed the line of defence seven times in Vodiane, Urozhaine and Staromaiorske.

On the Orikhiv front, two Russian attacks took place in Mala Tokmachka and Novodanylivka.

On the Prydniprovske front, four more Russian attempts to take the positions of Ukrainian soldiers in the area of Krynky failed.

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