Ukrainian Armed Forces have repelled several Russian attempted advances in Donbas, and neutralized an enemy reconnaissance and sabotage group, Ukraine’s General Staff said in a Facebook post on June 27.
Near Bakhmut, Donetsk oblast, Russian mortar and artillery fire targeted Ukrainian forces near Spirne, Berestove, Bilohorivka, Klynove, and Zaytseve. A Russian air strike was carried out near Pokrovske.
Ukrainian units uncovered and neutralized a Russian reconnaissance and sabotage group near Spirne and Yakolivka, in addition to repelling an assault on Klynove.
Attempted Russian advances near Berestove and Vershyna were similarly halted; enemy troops there withdrew.
Moscow’s troops are erecting fortified checkpoints near Mykolaivka.
Ukrainian troops near Avdiivka, Kurakhove, Novopavlivsk, and Zaporizhzhia have come under Russian artillery attacks. Russian air strikes targeted areas near Krasnohorivka, Vesele, Vuhledar, Shevchenka, Prychystivka, Mariinka, and Pavlivka.
Avdiivka was targeted by a Russian air strike.
An attempted Russian advance near Mariinka was halted by Ukrainian units.