In Verbove front Ukrainian forces has stepped up actions north of Novoprokopivka, attacking both the northern and northeastern outskirts with armored vehicles. It is likely a new push to capture Novoprokopivka is prepared.
Russian forces once again tried to dislodge Ukrainians from Krynky, but failed, based on Russian reports. Ukrainian forces managed to advance slightly westward towards Kozachi Laheri.
In Avdiivka front it is reported that Ukrainian forces managed to retake some of the lost positions near Krasnohorivka.
President Zelenskyi held talks with Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau. One of the topics of the negotiations was the strengthening of Ukrainian air defense, as well as increasing the capabilities of mobile fire groups to combat UAVs.
Under new possible EU plans, Denmark will be tasked with inspecting and potentially blocking Russian oil tankers passing through its waters. Roughly 60% of Russian total maritime exports crosses the Danish Straits on its way to international markets.
The EU proposed to ban the export of machines and parts that Russia uses to manufacture weapons and proposes to add chemicals, lithium batteries, thermostats, engines and servomotors for drones to the list of prohibited goods.