Ukraine’s military has reported on multiple fronts in its defense against Russia’s invasion of eastern Ukraine. The Russian forces continue to surround the city of Bakhmut, with recent attacks in more than half a dozen villages. However, the Ukrainian military has repelled these attacks. North of Bakhmut, Russian forces are trying to break through Ukraine’s defenses in Kupyansk and Lyman, whilst to the south, Russian forces conducted unsuccessful offensives on several towns. In the southern Ukrainian regions of Zaporizhzhia and Kherson, Russian forces are on the defensive.