AFU stopped 80 russian attacks in the east and downed over 30 various drones – General Staff 05/22/2023 09:41:08. Total views 427. Views today — 0.

More than 80 combat clashes have occurred between the Defense Forces and russian invaders on five fronts in eastern Ukraine over the past 24 hours. This information was reported by the General Staff of the Ukrainian Armed Forces.

"The enemy continues to concentrate its main efforts on the Lyman, Bakhmut, Avdiivka, Marinka and Shakhtarsk directions. Over the past 24 hours, there have been more than 80 combat clashes in the mentioned sectors of the front, with the fiercest battles taking place near Bakhmut, Marinka and in the areas of Avdiivka, Stepne, and Novomykhailivka", - the statement said.

It is noted that the Defense Forces' aviation carried out 13 strikes on enemy personnel and military equipment concentration areas within the past 24 hours, as well as eight strikes on enemy air defense missile systems.

Furthermore, our troops have destroyed three Kalibr cruise missiles, 18 Iranian attack UAVs Shahed, four Lancet loitering munitions, and ten enemy reconnaissance UAVs of various types.

Ukrainian missile and artillery units have targeted one command post, seven weapon and military equipment concentration areas, two artillery units in firing positions, six radio-electronic warfare stations, an ammunition depot, and an S-300 missile system radar station, according to the statement.