Russia's invasion forces are trying to improve the tactical position of their units on the Slovyansk axis in Donetsk Oblast, Ukraine’s General Staff reported in its Facebook update on July 6.
The enemy troops attacked Ukrainian positions using mortars, cannon and rocket artillery near Krasnopillya and Bohorodychne in Donetsk Oblast.
The Ukrainian military repulsed a Russian assault and pushed back the invaders near the village of Dolyna, north of Slovyansk.
The occupying army is conducting assault operations near Mazanivka, about 5 kilometers to the west of Dolyna, where the fighting continues.
On the Kharkiv axis, Russian invasion forces are engaged in defensive operations.
The enemy used helicopters, tanks, mortars, artillery and rockets to attack the areas around 10 settlements.
The invaders also remotely mined the area near Shestakove and Peremoha, about 30 kilometers to the north-east of Kharkiv.