Fights for Soledar in the Donetsk region continue. Meanwhile, the occupying troops of the Russian Federation continue to suffer losses in the war against Ukraine, and additional medical teams from Russia arrive to treat the wounded invaders.
This is stated in the summary of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine , published on the evening of January 13. In particular, it is noted that in order to replenish the shortage of medical staff of the Novotroitsk Central District Hospital in the Kherson region, replenishment of military doctors of the armed forces of the Russian Federation arrived.
This hospital was turned into a military hospital by the invaders. As of January 12, there were up to 160 wounded invaders there.
The General Staff also said that during the day the enemy launched 2 missile attacks on the civilian infrastructure of Konstantinovka in the Donetsk region, as well as 8 air strikes on the positions of Ukrainian defenders. In addition, more than 40 attacks were carried out with MLRS.
In the Bakhmut direction, the occupiers fired on Disputed, Belogorovka, Razdolovka, Yakovlevka, Soledar, Krasnaya Gora, Bakhmut, Kleschievka, Kurdyumovka, Druzhba and Pivnichnoe in Donetsk region. The battles for Soledar continue.
Krasnogorovka, Avdeevka, Maryinka, Berdichi, Vodiane and Novomikhailovka of the Donetsk region came under enemy fire in the Avdeevka direction.
In the Kupyansk direction, the enemy shelled the areas of the settlements of Olshana, Kupyansk, Orlyanka, Kislovka, Tabaevka and Berestovo in the Kharkiv region and Stelmakhovka in the Luhansk region.
In the Limansky direction, the enemy covered the settlements of Makeevka, Nevskoye and Chervonopopovka in the Luhansk region with fire.
In the Novopavlovsk direction, Russian troops fired at Ugledar, Vremovka and Zolotaya Niva in the Donetsk region.
In the Zaporozhye direction, shelling from tanks and artillery of the enemy was recorded in the areas of the settlements of Volnoe Pole of the Donetsk region and Hulyaipolskoe, Shevchenko, Charivnoe, Gulyaipole, Malaya Tokmachka, Orekhov, Kamenskoe, Zeleny Gay and Malinovka in Zaporozhye.
In the Kherson direction, the invaders fired at the suburbs of Kherson and the regional center itself.
In addition, there is a threat of air and missile strikes throughout Ukraine.
Meanwhile, the defenders of Ukraine continue to repulse the enemy. In particular, during the day, Ukrainian aviation inflicted 9 strikes on the areas of concentration of the occupying forces of the Russian Federation, and units of missile troops and artillery of the Defense Forces hit the command post, 6 areas of concentration of manpower, 1 air defense system and 3 ammunition depots of the enemy.
Earlier, OBOZREVATEL spoke in detail about the situation in Soledar. The Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation announced the capture of the city, however, the Armed Forces of Ukraine denied such information and reported that the defenders of Ukraine were holding positions, pushing the enemy back.