The Russians have local successes in the Avdiiv direction.

There, the occupiers relentlessly attack with artillery, have an advantage in the number of ammunition and assault groups.

Oleksandr Tarnavskyi, the commander of the "Tavria" OSUV, told about this in his telegram.

"In the Avdiiv direction, the enemy increases the intensity of artillery fire, has a significant advantage in ammunition, increases the number of assault groups - up to a battalion-tactical group, throws new reserves into action, and therefore has some local successes," he says.

At the same time, Tarnavskyi notes, the operational situation is dynamic — the Defense Forces continue to conduct a defensive operation, in some places they restore lost positions, set up additional positions of departments, fire positions, and observation points," says the military officer.

So, over the past day, Ukrainian defenders repelled 25 enemy attacks in the Avdiyivskyi direction, 30 in the Novopavlivskyi direction, and 1 attack in the Orihivskyi direction.

In total, over the past 24 hours, the Russians have carried out 36 airstrikes, 56 combat engagements, 1,074 shellings and 118 kamikaze drone strikes in the operational area of ​​the Tavria air defense system.

"The total enemy losses in manpower, killed and wounded amounted to 319 people, in weapons and military equipment - 5 tanks, 13 armored fighting vehicles, 2 artillery systems, 11 cars, 2 air defense vehicles, 3 units of special equipment. 278,278 UAVs of various types were neutralized or destroyed types. Among other things, an enemy dugout was hit," said the commander of the "Tavria" OSU.

The situation near Avdiivka

The Russian army of occupation has recently 

advanced west and northwest of Avdiivka

 in Donetsk region.

The invaders continued their offensive in the area on February 28.

The situation on this part of the front is consistently difficult, every day 

Ukrainian soldiers

 repulse dozens of attacks in different directions.

Deputy commander of the 3rd Separate Assault Brigade (OShBr), which

 took part in the battles for Avdiivka

, Maksym Zhorin told new details about how the occupation forces of Russia captured Avdiivka in Donetsk region.

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