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Around Kharkiv, the successes of the Ukrainian counter-offensive


DECRYPTION - The forces of kyiv have advanced on several fronts in the north and in the east of the country to take back the Russian army which continues to advance further south in the Donbass.

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The counter-offensive of the Ukrainian forces to the north and east of Kharkiv, a city of approximately 1.4 million inhabitants which was subjected throughout March to intense shelling, enabled them to reach these last days several significant results.

By pushing the enemy back towards the border with the Russian Federation, which it announced on Monday that it had partially regained control, the Ukrainian army not only liberated dozens of villages but also reduced the exposure of this important industrial center to bites. bombings.

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Earlier in the week, it also pushed its advantage by establishing a bridgehead on the eastern bank of the Seversky Donets River.

An achievement that could allow him to disrupt the supply of enemy forces massed in the Izioum sector, from where they threaten Sloviansk and Kramatorsk.

The Ukrainian infantry has proven to be more comfortable in a fight that takes place village by village than in a massive face-to-face

Mykola Bieliekov, Ukrainian military analyst

The recent progress of the Ukrainian army coincides with the redeployment towards the Donbass, initiated…

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Source: lefigaro

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