5 carriers of sea-based cruise missiles are in readiness for launching missile strikes against targets on the territory of Ukraine

Russia strikes, but takes damage in return.  Photo: collage "Today"

Russia strikes, but takes damage in return. Photo: collage “Today”

As of the morning of June 20, Russian invaders carried out artillery shelling in the area of ​​​​the village of Seredina-Buda, Sumy region. Also, the enemy intensively uses aviation. In addition, the invaders continue to fight for establishing full control over the city of Severodonetsk.

About it reported at the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.

Summary of the General Staff

  • In the Volyn and Polesye directions, the situation did not undergo significant changes.
  • In the Seversk direction, the enemy continues to hold up to three battalion tactical groups from the 1st Tank Army of the Western Military District and an airborne unit to cover the section of the Russian-Ukrainian border in the Bryansk and Kursk regions. In the Bryansk region, the enemy deployed the S-300V4 air defense missile system to the anti-aircraft missile division.
  • In addition, the Russian aggressor carried out artillery shelling in the area of ​​​​the village of Seredina-Buda, Sumy region.
  • In the Slobozhansky direction, the enemy launched an air strike and carried out artillery shelling in the areas of the settlements of Timofeevka and Morozova Dolina.
  • In the Kharkiv direction, the main efforts of the enemy are concentrated on preventing the advance of the defense forces to the state border of Ukraine. The enemy intensively fired artillery from the areas of the settlements of Cossack Lopan, Small Passages, Dementievka, Petrovka, Upper Saltov, Rubizhnoye and the environs of the city of Kharkov.
  • In the Slavic direction, the enemy inflicted fire damage from cannon artillery and multiple launch rocket systems in the areas of the settlements of Chepol, Prishib, Protopopovka, Bolshaya Kamyshevakha, Dubrovno, Vernopolye, Mayak, Kurulka, Bogorodichnoye, Mazanovka, Krasnopole.
  • In the Donetsk sector, the enemy continues to concentrate his main efforts on the Severodonetsk and Bakhmut sectors. Intensively uses aviation.
  • In the Severodonetsk direction, the enemy shelled the areas of the settlements of Lisichansk, Sirotino, Voronovo, Borovskoye, Belaya Gora, Ustinovka, Mirnaya Dolina, Toshkovka from cannon and rocket artillery and launched air strikes with two Su-25 aircraft near Belaya Gora and Mirnaya. Fighting continues to establish full control over the city of Severodonetsk.
  • In the Bakhmut direction, during the day, the enemy carried out shelling from cannon artillery and multiple launch rocket systems in the areas of the settlements of Orekhovo, Zolote-3, Nikolaevka, Berestovo, Belogorovka, Yakovlevka, Pokrovskoye, Klinovoe, Zaitsevo and New York. The enemy launched an air strike near Yakovlevka and missile strikes near Maisky, Dolomitnoye, Zaitsevo and New York.
  • In the Limansky, Avdeevsky, Kurakhovsky, Novopavlovsky and Zaporozhye directions, it is trying to prevent the regrouping of our troops. Carried out shelling from artillery of various calibers in the areas of the settlements of Kalinovo, Ocheretino, Berdichi, Zhelannoe, Thin, Northern, Orlovka, Semenovka, Vesele, Avdeevka, Netaylovo, Vodyanoye, Experienced, Pervomaiskoye, Sands, Krasnogorovka, Marinka, Bolshaya Novoselka, Vremevka, Olgovskoe , Green Field, Novopol, Temirovka, Poltavka, Malinovka, Krasnoye, Zheleznodorozhnoye, Gulyaipolskoye, Novodanilovka, Orekhov and Kamenskoye.
  • In the Liman direction, the enemy launched an air strike with two Su-25 aircraft in the area of ​​​​the settlement of Prishib and a missile strike in the area of ​​​​the settlement of Mayaki.
  • In the Avdeevka direction, the enemy launched air strikes with Su-25 aircraft in the areas of the settlements of Shevchenko and Vugledar.
  • In the Yuzhnobuzhsk direction, the enemy is concentrating his efforts on holding the occupied lines and preventing the offensive of our troops. He did not take active steps. He made a fiery defeat from cannon and rocket artillery in the areas of the settlements of Krasny Yar, Murakhovka, Kalinovka, Zeleny Gay, Kvitneve, Polyana, Krasnaya Dolina, Shirokoye, Blagodatnoe, Zarya and Luparevo.
  • In the waters of the Black and Azov Seas, the main efforts of the enemy ship grouping are concentrated on blocking civilian navigation in the northwestern part of the Black Sea.
  • 5 carriers of sea-based cruise missiles are in readiness for launching missile strikes against targets on the territory of Ukraine.
  • Ukrainian defenders inflict damage on the Russian occupiers in all directions where active hostilities continue.

APU destroy the invaders. Photo: General Staff

The total combat losses of the enemy from 24.02 to 19.06 approximately amounted to:

  • personnel – about 33,600 (+250) people liquidated;
  • tanks – 1468 (+3);
  • armored combat vehicles – 3577 (+4);
  • artillery systems – 745 (+6);
  • MLRS – 235 (+2);
  • air defense systems – 98 (+0);
  • aircraft – 216 (+0);
  • helicopters – 181 (+1);,
  • UAV of the operational-tactical level – 598 (+4);
  • cruise missiles – 130 (+1);
  • ships / boats – 14 (+0);
  • automotive equipment and tankers – 2523 (+10);
  • special equipment – 55 (+0).

Earlier we said that Russian special services are trying to intimidate Ukrainian servicemen by sending threatening written messages to their personal telephone numbers. They call for betraying the oath, laying down arms, surrendering or going over to the side of the enemy.