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Commander of Ukraine’s Ground Forces names AFU’s main task in Bakhmut direction

28 March, 2023 Tuesday
13:43

In the Bakhmut sector, the priority goal of the Ukrainian Defense Forces is to deplete the Russian troops and inflict heavy losses on them

This was reported by the Commander of the Ground Forces of the Ukrainian Armed Forces, Colonel-General Oleksandr Syrskyi on Telegram.

"Today, our main task is to deplete Russia's superior forces and inflict its heavy losses. This will create the necessary conditions that will facilitate the liberation of Ukrainian land and accelerate Ukraine’s victory," noted Syrskyi.

According to the commander, the Russian forces are trying to concentrate their main efforts on the Bakhmut direction. They are not giving up their attempts to surround and capture the city.

"When the enemy is outnumbered, it is a matter of honor for me to stand side by side with my soldiers. Thanks to the heroism and professionalism of Ukraine's military, skillful and coordinated actions, effective use of maneuver and weapons capabilities, Ukraine is holding the Bakhmut fortress despite various deadlines and forecasts," added Syrskyi.

According to the military, "a successful strategy always lies in the ability to turn any situation to your advantage."

 
 
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