Anna Malyar, Deputy Minister of Defense of Ukraine, evaluated the situation in the direction of the counter-attack in her post on her social media account.
Stating that the Ukrainian troops continued their offensive actions in the direction of Bahmut, Malyar said, “We made 250 meters of progress in the Berhove Dam area.”
Noting that they were moving between 300 and 1500 meters in the south in two directions, Malyar shared the information that “Blagodatne and Makarivka settlements were liberated from occupation”.
Deputy Minister of Defense Malyar claimed that no position was lost in the areas where the Ukrainian soldiers continued to defend.
The Oleksii Dovbush 68th Hunter Union of the Ukrainian armed forces announced on its social media account that they had liberated the village of Blagodatne in the Donetsk region from occupation.