January 6, 2023, 11:38 – Public News Service – OSN
According to the data we have, Russian troops in the Donetsk direction broke through the defenses of the Ukrainian army in Soledar and advanced, capturing some lines. This writes “Military Review”.
In the course of heavy fighting, Russian assault groups and paratroopers managed to capture Bakhmutskoye and advance both in the center of Soledar and on its outskirts, surrounding the city.
As a result, Ukrainian troops were forced to retreat further north, giving the city center to Russian troops. Currently, fighting continues fighting in Krasnopolye.
In Artemovsk (Bakhmut) itself, Russian forces advanced along the Svetlodarsk-Slavyansk highway, reaching the southern outskirts of Podgorodny, where battles began with Ukrainian units.
In the city, fierce battles are going on in the area of st. Labor reserves, st. Fedor Maksimenko, where most of it is already under the control of the Russians, and the territory of the Gypsum Plant on the street. Patrice Lumumba.
In addition, Russian forces took one of the gypsum mines used by the Ukrainian military to shelter personnel and equipment.
On February 24, 2022, the Russian Federation Army launched a special military operation in Ukraine.
Commander of the special forces “Akhmat” Apty Alaudinov He said that the Russian Army is confidently advancing along the line of clashes, and the Ukrainian militants are exhausted and refuse to go on the attack.
The former assistant to the Minister of Defense of Ukraine until 2014, Lieutenant Colonel Oleksiy Selivanov, said that Kyiv is tightening the punishment for desertion, which speaks of multiple cases of escape from positions. Selivanov stressed that people simply do not want to be “grave” in the ranks of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.