The center of Krynky is contested as geo located footage shows Russian IFV’s operating there. Meanwhile Russian sources claim the Ukrainian forces are advancing through the forest towards the M-14. If success is achieved the Russian Armed Forces will have serious problems.
In the Battle of Avdiivka, offensive actions by the Russian forces east of Novobakhmutivka, Stepove, Avdiyivka and Pervomays’ke of Donetsk region were unsuccessful.
In Zaporizhzhya region, Russian forces conducted assaults near Robotyne and north west of Verbove but without any success.
The European Parliament has agreed to open an office in Ukraine to boost its support for the Ukrainian Parliament, following requests by top Ukrainian government officials, according to a document from the European Parliament bureau.
German Defense Minister Pistorius announced a new €1.3 billion aid package to Ukraine at a joint briefing with the Ukrainian Minister of Defense Rustem Umerov.