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As of May 11, the Russian forces continued to carry out air strikes, artillery and ground attacks on Ukrainian positions at the Azovstal Steel Plant in Mariupol. According to reports, as precision guided munitions have been depleted, the Russian army has increasingly relied on ordinary bombs to attack the Mariupol area. Meanwhile, Russian forces continue to carry out ground attacks and artillery fire along the frontier positions of Donetsk and Lugansk, as well as attempts to encircle Severodonetsk, and to this end, the Russian-Ukrainian side engaged in intense exchanges of fire in the northern, western and southern parts of the region, including towns such as Rubizhne, Lysychansk, and Bilohorivka. In addition, in order to continue to move westward to the administrative border between Donetsk and Kharkiv, the area around Shandrikholov, Donetsk, is also one of the Russian military’s goals. It is worth noting that the Ukrainian defenders destroyed a Russian pontoon bridge across the North Donets River near Bilohorivka, allowing Ukrainian troops to further destroy the predetermined Russian encirclement in the area.
According to Ukrainian news, Ukrainian defenders have successfully recaptured two towns of Cherkaski Tyshky and Ruski Tyshky near the northeastern border of the city of Kharkiv, as well as the city located north of Kharkiv, Pytomnyk. Sources revealed that Ukraine had advanced to the north of the Old old Staryi Saltiv and regained Bairak, Zamulivka, Verkhnii Saltiv, and Rubizhne. On the other hand,
the Russian military is retreating on a large scale from Borova and Bohuslavka in southeastern Kharkiv Oblast. Therefore, it has to prioritize strengthening its troops in northeastern Kharkiv to prevent the Ukrainian army from crossing the border. Further counter-offensives along the line. The Ukrainian General Staff report also showed that due to heavy losses in Kharkiv Oblast, personnel of the 138th Independent Mechanized Brigade of the Russian 6th Army had withdrawn to Belgorod. As for the Ukrainian Southern Front, Russia and Ukraine continued to engage in intense fighting on the contact line between the Kherson and Mykolaiv regions. Reports say Belarusian authorities have escalated their accusations that NATO and the United States are threatening Belarus’ borders, but their chances of joining the fray remain slim.
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