Members of the Russian government say that people close with Vladimir Putin are reporting that no one has told him that his military isn’t faring as well as expected. More evidence of that became clear on Wednesday as the Ukrainians blocked 10 separate attacks in Donbes.
AFU repulses ten enemy attacks in Donbas in 24 hours, destroys 12 tanks – Arestovych https://t.co/nEtOhABBpC ##foryourconsideration #feedly
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According to Interfax Ukraine. adviser to the head of the President’s Office of Ukraine, Oleksiy Arestovych, reported that a number of victories over the Russian military during the day of fighting. As they have done in a number of other instances, the Ukrainian military prevailed.
‘On the territory of Donetsk and Luhansk regions, where the enemy is concentrating its main efforts, ten attacks by Russian invaders were repulsed, some 12 tanks, some20 armored and two vehicles, one artillery system were destroyed.’
#Ukraine In Donetsk and Luhansk regions, Ukraine’s defenders repulsed seven enemy attacks, destroying ten main battle tanks, eighteen armored units, and eight vehicles, an artillery system, and a mortar.
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Arestovych also reports that members of the Russian military have been hit hard with a defensive attack by the smaller and less well-funded country, with many of the wounded currently being treated in Ukrainian hospitals.
‘And according to information that still needs to be clarified, more than 130 Russian servicemen have been admitted to local hospitals in the territories that are now temporarily controlled by Russia.’
⚡️The General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine: Over the past day, ten attacks by Russian troops have been repulsed on the territory of Donetsk and Luhansk regions, 12 tanks, 28 armored vehicles and 2 vehicles, 1 artillery system have been destroyed. https://t.co/oTKhb8OBri
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As the attacks continue, Ukraine has declared some settlements in disputed areas liberated from the tyranny of the Russian government, a move that is sure to prompt outrage and further violence from Put, particularly considering the news of the Russian military’s repeated defeats.
‘The General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine announces several liberated settlements. That is, we are gradually advancing there tactically.’
Day 56 of war in Ukraine: Russian bombs trap 300 people under rubble, ten attacks repelled in Donbass https://t.co/olENCW4ZxC via @bnnlv pic.twitter.com/M0xR7wzWfM
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