The weather has slowed down the fighting in eastern Ukraine over the past two days. This was stated by American analysts at the Institute for the Study of Military Conflicts (ISW). According to them, ground attacks were suspended due to heavy rain and slush. However, the artillery fire intensified, experts noted.

The daily report reports that the RF Armed Forces continue offensive in the Artyomovsky and Avdeevsky directions, as well as carry out defensive measures and establish fortifications in the Kherson region.

“Russian troops continued to defend their positions along the offensive lines and reinforce the rear areas in the Luhansk region,” the report says. ISW.