In Vasylivka axis the 15th operational brigade of Ukraine Armed Forces has started offensive actions towards Novopokrovka since a few days. We have seen some footage claiming advances which couldn’t be tracked back to a particular area yet.
In Bakhmut based on latest reports, the main task of Ukraine army is destroying as much mortar/artillery in the close vicinity of Andriivka and Klishchiivka. Both are left by Russia but can’t be fully secured due to the lack of defensive positions and continuous shelling.
According to Russian sources Ukrainian forces controls Staromaiors’ke and that the situation in Urozhaine is deteriorating.
US government officials will attend a Ukraine peace summit in Saudi Arabia, US Department of State spokesman Matthew Miller said, adding he could not give more details.
Ukraine has received another grant from the United States through the Multi-Donor Trust Fund of the World Bank in the amount of US$1.25 billion.
Ukrainian Ministry of Defense and Turkish drone-maker Baykar signed an agreement on the construction of a service center for the repair and maintenance of unmanned aerial vehicles in Ukraine.
Slovakia will hand over two Zuzana 2 self propelled 155-mm howitzers to Ukraine. Denmark, Germany and Norway funded the production of 16 of these.
Ukraine and Croatia reached an agreement to use the ports of Croatia for a new route for grain export.