At least 10 settlements in Kharkiv region came under Russian mortar and artillery fire.

  • This was reported by the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in a report.

At the Slobozhanskyi direction, the Russian army shelled the towns and villages of Kharkiv region with mortars and artillery, in particular: Chervona Zorya, Strilecha, Hatyshche, Mala Vovcha and Topoli.

In the Kupyansk direction, the Russian military conducted unsuccessful offensives near Novoyehorivka in the Luhansk region. There was an air strike near Orlianske in Kharkiv region. The settlements of Dvorichna, Synkivka, Ivanivka, Kyslivka, Berestove in Kharkiv region came under artillery and mortar fire.

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