In Avdiivka industrial zone Russian forces has slightly improved its positions. Ukrainian forces still maintain presence in the area south and southwest of it, although it is less prominent as before.
North of Avdiivka between Stepove and the Avdiivka Coke Plant, a Russian column of 3 MT-LB’s was destroyed by Bradley TOW’s and artillery fire.
Latest reports suggests that heavy Russian attacks are repelled in and near Mar’inka. Geolocated footage shows Russian presence both in remaining parts north and south.
In Krynky front Russian sources claim a Russian counterattack coming from the forest area and the eastern outskirts is ongoing. Ukrainian units have reportedly retreated to the center but this needs further confirmation.
Norway will donate additional NASAMS air defense systems to Ukraine for a sum of NOK 335 million. Some are sent from their own warehouses to ensure fast delivery to Ukraine, while more is ordered from the industry for delivery later.
Norway will provide additional financial and humanitarian aid to Ukraine worth $800 million. This was announced by the Prime Minister of Norway, Jonas Gahr Støre during a joint press conference with Zelenskyi.
The Danish government has decided to present a new support package to Ukraine worth €1 billion. It will be presented to the Danish parliament.