Fights for Soledar Donetsk region continue. This is stated in the evening summary of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
It is reported that the enemy continues to suffer losses. So, to replenish the shortage of medical personnel of the Novotroitsk Central District Hospital in the temporarily occupied territory of the Kherson region, replenishment from among Russian military doctors arrived. As of January 12, up to 160 wounded occupiers were in the hospital, equipped as a military hospital.
Ukrainian aviation delivered 9 strikes on the areas where the invaders were concentrated during the day, and our rocket and artillery units hit the command post , 6 areas of concentration of manpower, 1 anti-aircraft missile system and 3 enemy ammunition depots.
«In the Bakhmut direction, the enemy fired on Disputed, Belogorovka, Razdolevka, Yakovlevka, Soledar, Krasnaya Gora, Bakhmut , Kleschievka, Kurdyumivka, Druzhba and Northern Donetsk region. Fights continue for Soledar», — the summary says.
- The Russian Ministry of Defense reported that the Russian military allegedly “took control” of Soledar on the evening of January 12. The Ukrainian Armed Forces denied this.
- CNN journalists stated that they witnessed the organized departure of Ukrainian defenders from Soledar on January 13.