D.I.e. Russian military casualties In Ukraine, the number of Red Army troops in Afghanistan during the nine years of the Soviet war may have been more than three months after the war. British intelligence experts praised this, according to a report by the Ministry of Defense in London on Monday. The rate of high casualties in the Russian attack on the Donbass is increasing. This is due to a combination of factors such as poor tactics, limited air superiority and inflexibility.
British intelligence experts believe that many Russian deaths are reflected in the general outlook on war in the country. “Russian civilians have historically been sensitive to casualties in wars that have not been forced on the country,” the statement said. As the death toll rises, so does dissatisfaction among Russians and the desire to express it.
The Ukrainian party retaliated
Meanwhile, the mayor of Moscow appointed by the city of southern Ukraine Enerhodar Were injured in an explosion. Pro-Russian Mayor Andrei Dmitry Orlov, the elected mayor of the Ukrainian city of Enerhodor, told The Telegram on Sunday that “Shevzik and his bodyguards were injured in the blast.” They are in the hospital with “different injuries”. No one else was injured.
The Ukrainian military administration in the Zaforizhia region also reported. “Andrei Shevzik, the self-proclaimed leader of the Enerhodor People’s Administration, was injured in an explosion at the entrance to the apartment building where his mother lives,” the company told its Telegram channel on Sunday evening. It said it was a targeted discriminatory attack against a collaborator.
Enerhodar is located near Zaporizhia and is the site of Europe’s largest nuclear power plant. At the end of February, Russian troops seized control of the area. On the opposite bank of the Dnieper River and a few kilometers to the north, Zaporizhia is still occupied by Ukraine.
Russian news agency Rhea Novosti, citing a source in the emergency services, said Shevsik was in intensive care. According to security sources, the blast was triggered by an “improvised explosive device”, the news agency said.
According to the Ukrainian military administration, Russian occupation forces are looking for two young men in a red car. Checkpoints would also have been strengthened. According to its own reports, the Russian Commission of Inquiry on Monday launched criminal proceedings “for the crime of Ukrainian nationalists.”
The War Research Institute, a think tank that supports the military situation in Ukraine, comments that “reports of Ukrainian discrimination in cooperation with Russian artillery organizations in Enerhodor and Melitopol indicate the continued and organized Ukrainian resistance in the occupied territories.” . In Melidopol, a party was reportedly blown up by an occupier’s armored train a few days ago.
But reports of attacks and mysterious explosions from Russia keep coming back. So it only broke on May 21st. At the Central Aerohydrodynamic Institute Shukhovsky, near Moscow A fire extinguisher. One week ago, there were attacks on three Russian military recruitment offices, and repeated fires and explosions at government buildings in various cities.
The Ukrainian military has warned of operations on the Belarusian border
Meanwhile, the former Soviet republic is moving Belarus, So far not actively involved in the Russian-Ukrainian war, according to reports from Kiev, together with the armed forces on the border. “Belarusian armed forces are carrying out increased intelligence and have set up additional units along the border,” Ukrainian civil servants said in a statement on Monday. Accordingly, there is a risk of rocket and air strikes on Ukraine from Belarusian territory.
Belarusian ruler Alexander Lukashenko did not take part with his own troops in the war against Ukraine, which Russia launched in late February. However, Russian troops were allowed to use the country as a base for attacks. So Kiev does not see Minsk as neutral and fears that Belarusian soldiers may intervene in the conflict on Russia’s side. Lukashenko, who will meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Sochi on Monday, has always denied such intentions.
In the fight that took place in Eastern Ukraine According to public servants, there are some changes: in the north Sarkiv The Russians are trying to defend their positions, so further south they are preparing a new offensive against the city of Slovenesk. When attempting to capture the village of Dowgenke on the west side of the strategically important road between Izyum and Sloviansk, the Russian army was repulsed.
According to Ukrainian sources, the night raids also failed Schweizerotonesk And பச்முட். In the direction of Avdiivka, Kurakhove, Novopavlivka and Zaporizhia, wars have subsided, said Olexandr Stupun, a spokesman for the civil service. A total of eleven enemy attacks were repulsed. Due to the high losses, Russia will have to reactivate the now defunct T-62 tanks to equip reserve units. The information could not be verified independently.
According to Ukrainian parliamentarian Dimitro Lubinets, the Russian occupation Eastern Ukraine, “Destroys entire cities and towns”. After all, civilian infrastructure is under attack, Lupinez told ARD “Morgenmagazin” on Monday, according to the broadcaster’s translation. Electricity and drinking water pipes are affected, as well as schools and hospitals. “It seems that the Russians are not fighting with the Ukrainian armed forces, but with the entire population,” the MP said. Therefore, Ukraine has appealed to the international community to recognize this situation as the genocide of the Ukrainian people.
The Government of Ukraine is making all efforts Eviction of civilians Organize from competing areas, Lubinets said. He rejected Moscow’s claim that Ukrainians were being taken safely to Russia. “The Russian propaganda, as always, distorts the facts,” the politician said. “The Russians are forcing the people to evacuate to Russia – that is, by force.” Many of the abductees include children.
Meanwhile, according to Putin’s adviser, Russia is one Talks again Kyiv is ready. However, Vladimir Medinsky said on Belarusian state television on Sunday evening that he sees Ukraine under pressure.
Medinsky did not rule out a meeting between Putin and Zhelensky. But this requires “serious preparation” such as documents that presidents can sign.
There was initially no reaction to the reports from the Ukrainian side. Ukraine on Tuesday halted talks to end the war.
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