Over the past 24 hours, the Russian military repelled 22 attacks by the Ukrainian Armed Forces, 13 of them in the Donetsk direction, the Russian Ministry of Defense reported on February 12. In addition, two field artillery ammunition depots were destroyed. Air defense systems shot down 33 drones in the Kherson region. According to Forbes, Ukrainian troops plan to use one of the best brigades to hold the front line in Avdiivka. According to the DPR defense headquarters, air defense forces intercepted 17 UAVs over the region over the weekend, among them attack drones aimed at hitting power substations in Makeyevka and Gorlovka.
The civilian infrastructure of Yasinovataya (DPR) was damaged as a result of shelling by Ukrainian troops, said the head of the city Dmitry Shevchenko. The governor of the Belgorod region, Vyacheslav Gladkov, said that the villages of Kozinka and Novaya Tavolzhanka were attacked by the Ukrainian Armed Forces.
During the day, an air raid alert was announced in the Kyiv, Vinnitsa, Khmelnitsky, Zhytomyr, Cherkassy, Poltava, Dnepropetrovsk, Kharkov, Kirovograd and Nikolaev regions of Ukraine, according to data from the official resource for alerting the population. At night, Ukrainian media reported explosions in Pavlograd, Dnepropetrovsk region, and Kharkov. In Kyiv-controlled Kherson, the port infrastructure was damaged, said the head of the regional military administration, Alexander Prokudin, appointed by the Ukrainian authorities.