Russia transfers 1,300 Kadyrov’s troops to Kherson Oblast

10 September, 12:41 PM
Ukrainian soldiers fire near the front line in the Kharkiv region, August 24, 2022 (Photo:REUTERS/Vyacheslav Madiyevskyy)

Ukrainian soldiers fire near the front line in the Kharkiv region, August 24, 2022 (Photo:REUTERS/Vyacheslav Madiyevskyy)

A unit of up to 1,300 fighters from the so-called “Kadyrovtsy” formation, the personal troops of Chechen warlord Ramzam Kadyrov, has arrived in the temporarily occupied territories of Kherson Oblast to strengthen the Russian forces there, Ukraine’s General Staff said in a Facebook post on Sept. 10.

The situation at the front is as follows.

  • In the Volyn and Polissya areas, the situation has not changed significantly. In the Siverskyi area, the enemy carried out air strikes on civilian and military infrastructure near Slavhorod and Velyka Pysarivka in Sumy Oblast.
  • In the Kharkiv area, the Russians shelled military and civilian infrastructure with tanks, combat vehicles, barrel and rocket artillery near Dmytrivka, Prudyanka, Zolochiv, Sosnivka, Duvanka, Udy, Lyptsi, Peremoha, Momotove, and Borshchova.

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  • In the Slovyansk area – Russian shelling recorded near Slovyansk, Dolyna, Krasnopillya, Velyka Komyshuvakha, Mykilske, and Dibrivne. In the Kramatorsk area – near Serebryanka, Kryva Luka, Sydorove, Hryhorivka, Ivano-Daryivka, and Spirne.
  • In the Bakhmut area, the enemy opened fire near Zaitseve, Mykolayivka Druha, Vesela Dolyna, Soledar, Bakhmutske, Bakhmut, and Yakovlivka. In the Avdiyivka area, Krasnohorivka, Avdiyivka, Opytne, Vodyane, Karlivka, and Pervomaiske were shelled by mortars and barrel artillery.
  • In the Novopavlivka area – near Maryinka, Novomykhailivka, Mykilske, Vuhledar, Shevchenko, Velyka Novosilka, Bohoyavlenka, Neskuchne, and Vremivka.
  • In the Zaporizhzhya area – near Novoandriyivka, Huliaipole, Charivne, Novosilka, Shcherbaky, Vilne Pole, Malynivka, Orikhiv, and Novopil.
  • In the South Buh area, the enemy has continued shelling along the contact line. In addition, the enemy conducted aerial reconnaissance using UAVs. 36 flights were recorded.
  • Ukraine’s Defense Forces successfully repelled enemy attacks near Zaitseve, Vesela Dolyna, Soledar, Bakhmut, and Pervomaiske.
  • Ukraine’s Air Force carried out 33 strikes over the past day, destroying an ammunition depot. They also attacked nearly 25 Russian strongholds and clusters of manpower and military equipment. Two UAVs and one guided air missile were destroyed in different areas.
  • Over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian ground and missile troops destroyed 18 enemy command and control points of various levels, clusters of manpower, means of anti-aircraft defense and electronic warfare, artillery units and more than 20 depots with ammunition, fuel and oil.

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