KUPIANSK, UKRAINE, Apr 08 — In the Kupiansk direction, the Russian troops did not conduct assault operations over the past day on April 7, informed the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine about this in a morning report.

However, during the day, the Russians hit Kharkiv and Berestove in the Kharkiv Oblast with airstrikes.

In the Slobozhanskyi direction, in the border areas, the Russian military conducts intense sabotage activities to prevent the deployment of Ukrainian troops to more dangerous directions and increases the density of minefields along the state border in the Belgorod Oblast.

More than 100 settlements in the Chernihiv, Sumy, Kharkiv, Luhansk, Donetsk, Zaporizhzhia, Dnipro, Kherson, and Mykolaiv oblasts came under Russian artillery fire.

As Oleh Syniehubov, the head of the Kharkiv Regional Military Administration, commented to Gwara Media, the situation in the Kupiansk direction is currently calm, and the Russian army is rotating units to renew their offensive in the area.

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  • The fighting occurred northeast of Kupiansk near Synkivka, west of Kreminna near Terny, and 12 km south of Kreminna near Bilohorivka