Kupyansk-Kreminna - 10.04.2023
"The situation in the Starobilsk direction as of 16:00 /Moscow time/ April 10, 2023
▪️ There are no significant changes at the Kupyansk sector. Artillery duels are taking place along the line of contact. At the same time, the engineering units of the Armed Forces of Ukraine equip strongholds, as well as set false firing positions using mock-ups.
▪️ At the forefront, sappers of the 14th brigade mined the approaches to Kupyansk, and also set up minefields along the Oskol River at the Dvorichna-Fiholivka-Krasne Pershe line.
▪️ Reinforcements of the 14th Mechanized Brigade of the Armed Forces of Ukraine with armored vehicles arrived in the Kucherivka area.
▪️ At the Lyman sector, Russian troops are conducting a positional offensive in the area of Makiivka and the Zhuravka gully. As a result of fierce battles, the RF Armed Forces were able to expand the zone of control, knocking out the Armed Forces of Ukraine from several strongholds and capture an enemy's platoon (15 people).
▪️ Brigade artillery group of the 25th Airborne Brigade of the Armed Forces of Ukraine is firing at the positions of the Russian Armed Forces from the vicinity of Zarichne.
▪️ In the next few days, the Armed Forces of Ukraine, with the forces from the 1st battalion of the 25th Airborne Brigade reinforced with five tanks, plan to carry out a counterattack from the Torske-Terny line."
Avdiivka - 10.04.2023
"Battle for Avdiivka situation as of 17:00 /Moscow time/ April 10, 2023
▪️ To the north of Avdiivka, servicemen of the 132nd Separate Guards Motorized Rifle Brigade of the RF Armed Forces (formerly the 3rd Gorlovka Brigade of the National Militia of the DPR) continue their local advance from Novobakhmutivka, expanding the zone of control around the settlement.
▪️ During the battles, the Russian soldiers managed to advance towards Novokalynove and Keramik, where the forces of the 68th and 69th rifle battalions of the territorial defense of Ukraine hold the defense.
▪️ Clashes continue along the H20 road and the railway line near Novokalynove.
▪️ At the moment, reinforcements of the Armed Forces of Ukraine from the 59th Motorized Brigade from Bohatyr and the 110th Mechanized Brigade from Pokrovsk, are being transferred to the Avdiivka sector.
▪️ To the south of Avdiivka, positional battles continue north of Vodyane. The Russian troops managed to dislodge units of the 53rd Mechanized Brigade of the Armed Forces of Ukraine from their strongholds.
▪️ Ukrainian artillerymen conduct indiscriminate barrage fire on the areas of advance of the RF Armed Forces.
▪️ To strengthen the grouping of troops near Avdiivka, in the area of Ocheretyne and Orlivka, the arrival of marines from the 35th Marine Brigade of the of the Armed Forces of Ukraine is expected."