January 3, 2023, 12:16 – Public News Service – OSN

While advancing in Artemivsk, Russian troops encountered difficulties, as the Armed Forces of Ukraine (APU) created “five hundred lines of defense” there. This was told by businessman Yevgeny Prigozhin in an interview with RIA Novosti.

“Artemovsk is a fortress in every home. For every house, the guys butt heads, sometimes for more than one day. Sometimes weeks for one house. They took one house, they took the second house,” the businessman said. However, even after the capture of individual houses, one cannot say that the enemy’s defenses have been broken through, Prigozhin added.

According to him, there are about 500 such lines of defense in Artemovsk. Every 10 meters is a line of defense, the source of the agency explained.

Evgeny Prigozhin also commented hit Armed Forces of Ukraine in the vocational school building in Makeevka using MLRS HIMARS. Recall that several Russian soldiers were killed in the attack.

Formerly Special Forces National Guard told about the cleansings during the special operation. According to them, taking control of settlements is not the only task of the military. More about it read in material Public news service.