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Russia-Ukraine war: Frontline update as of April 11

Russia-Ukraine war: Frontline update as of April 11
Author: Maria Kholina

There were 55 combat engagements on the front lines in Ukraine over the past day. The enemy actively attacked Ukrainian positions in the Bakhmut and Novopavlivka directions, according to the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.

Russian attacks

Overall, the enemy launched 8 missile strikes and 93 aerial bombardments, conducting 78 shelling operations from rocket artillery on the positions of Ukrainian troops and civilian areas. Unfortunately, there have been casualties among the civilian population due to Russian terrorist attacks.

During the night, Russian occupiers launched another massive strike on Ukraine, using cruise missiles and UAVs of the Shahed-136/131 type. According to preliminary information, Ukrainian air defense forces destroyed 37 out of 40 UAVs. Information regarding missiles is being clarified.

During the past day, aerial strikes targeted:

  • Derhachi, Lyptsi, Vovchansk, Kurylivka, Kruhliakivka of the Kharkiv region;
  • Bilohorivka, Serebrianske forestry of the Luhansk region;
  • Spivne, Verkhniokamianske, Ivanivka, Oleksandrivka, Semenivka, Novokalynove, Berdychi, Netailove, Krasnohorivka, Kostiantynivka, Vuhledar, Urozhaine, Staromayorsk of the Donetsk region;
  • Mala Tokmachka, Robotyne of the Zaporizhzhia region.

More than 120 populated areas in the Chernihiv, Sumy, Kharkiv, Luhansk, Donetsk, Zaporizhzhia, Dnipropetrovsk, Kherson, and Mykolaiv regions were under artillery fire.

Frontline situation

In the Volyn and Polissia direction, the operational situation remains unchanged.

In the Siversk and Slobozhanske direction, the enemy maintains military presence in border areas, conducts sabotage activities to prevent the transfer of Ukrainian troops to threatened directions, and increases the density of minefields along the state border.

In the Kupiansk direction, the enemy did not conduct offensive actions.

In the Lyman direction, defense forces repelled 3 enemy attacks near the settlement of Terny in the Donetsk region, where the enemy attempted to break through Ukrainian troops' defense.

In the Bakhmut directionn, Ukrainian soldiers repelled 23 attacks in the areas of the settlements Bilohorivka in the Luhansk region; Vyimka, Rozdolivka, Chasiv Yar, Klishchiivka in the Donetsk region, where the enemy attempted to dislodge Ukrainian units from occupied positions.

In the Avdiivka direction, Ukrainian defenders repelled 6 attacks near the settlements of Keramik, Berdychi, Umanske, Netailove, and Pervomaiske in the Donetsk region.

In the Novopavlivka direction, Ukrainian military continues to restrain the enemy in the areas of the settlements of Krasnohorivka, Heorhiivka, Novomykhailivka, where the enemy, with aviation support, attempted to breach Ukrainian troops' defense 16 times.

In the Orikhiv direction, the enemy attacked the positions of Ukrainian defenders once in the area of Staromayorsk in the Donetsk region.

In the Kherson direction, the enemy persists in its intention to dislodge Ukrainian units from bridgeheads on the left bank of the Dnipro River. During the past day, 6 unsuccessful attacks were carried out on Ukrainian troops' positions.

Russian losses

During the past day, the aviation of the defense forces struck one personnel concentration area, one anti-aircraft missile system, one artillery system, and one electronic warfare station of the enemy.

Missile troops units inflicted strikes on 9 personnel concentration areas and one anti-aircraft missile system of the enemy.

On the morning of April 11, Russians attacked Ukraine with missiles.

In Kharkiv and the region, at least nine explosions were heard, and power outages were recorded.

In the Kyiv region, enemy targets hit infrastructure objects.