Ukraine's Defense Ministry announces latest situation

# 24 February 2022 17:47 (UTC +04:00)

Ukrainian Armed Forces conduct intensive combat operations in the territories, where the enemy is advancing, from 5:00 p.m on February 24. Ukrainian Armed Forces use Bayraktar TB2 UAVs in Black Sea Operational Region, APA reports citing Ukrainian Defense Ministry.

According to the Ministry, Russia has attempted to violate state border with two tanks, armored personnel carriers, and machines in the direction of Rudnya (Belarus) and Vystupovychi (Ukraine)

"As a result, the enemy has suffered from losses: Five armored personnel carriers and one machine have been destroyed," stressed.

It has been noted that the attack of Russian tanks in the Putyvl raion has been suspended, KA-52 helicopter of the opposite side on Vyshgorod sky has been shot down.

Successful battles are underway for Henichesk, Skadovsk, Chaplynka cities, as well as Hostomel Airport.