The occupiers attacked Pervomaiskyi in Kharkiv Oblast.

As a result of the shelling of Pervomaiskyi by kamikaze drones, a fire broke out at an industrial enterprise in Kharkiv region. Pervomaiskyi Mayor Mykola Baksheyev reported about it on his Telegram channel.

According to him, on the night of July 26, the adversary fired on the Pervomaiskyi community with Shahed drones. A fire broke out at an industrial facility due to a strike.

“Our community came under attack by Shahed drones. They hit industrial facilities. As a result, a fire broke out there. Rescuers are working. There is no information on casualties as of now,” the mayor posted.

He also told the residents that an Armed Forces fighter jet was on duty over Pervomaiskyi.

Russian army shells two villages in Kharkiv region from aircraft

The 518th day of the Russian Federation’s large-scale armed aggression against Ukraine continues.

The Russian army carried out air strikes near Veterynarne and Hraniv in the Kharkiv region. The aversary fired at more than 12 settlements in the region during the day. The General Staff reported this in a morning update.

  • In the Slobozhanskyi sector, Russian troops fired mortar and artillery shells at the localities of Guryev Kozachok, Hraniv, Vovchansk, Bochkove, Budarky in the Kharkiv region.
  • In the Kupyansk sector, Krasne Pershe, Dvorichna, Zakhidne, Kupyansk, Kyslivka, and Berestove in the Kharkiv region came under enemy artillery and mortar fire.

Within the last day, 26 combat engagements took place along the entire frontline.

See also

Russian army hits a housing block with Iskander missile in Pervomaiskyi of Kharkiv Oblast. The adversary hit a residential neighborhood, damaging a high-rise building and residents’ cars.

Russia plans to move to the East of Kharkiv region – ISW. This includes capturing the rest of Luhansk region and moving westward to the eastern part of Kharkiv and the Northern part of Donetsk regions.

Ukraine prepares for the second wave of counteroffensive – BILD. President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy announces a new counterattack phase on the Russian army.