The Russian army carried out air strikes in the areas of Kolodyazne and Kyslivka in Kharkiv region, the General Staff of the Ukrainian Armed Forces reported in an evening update.

  • On July 9, at least 9 towns and villages in Kharkiv region came under fire.

The Ukrainian Armed Forces continue to hold the front line in the Kupyansk direction. Krasne Pershne, Fyholivka, Dvorichne, Kupyansk and Kyslivka came under artillery and mortar fire.

Kyslivka and Kolodizne near Kupyansk in Kharkiv Oblast / Map:

Russian troops fired mortars and artillery at Udy, Vetarynarne and Vovchansk in the Kharkiv region in the Slobozhanshchyna sector.

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