In the coming days, the Russian Federation may launch a new missile attack on Ukrainian infrastructure, as the air temperature drops. This was stated by the representative of the Main Intelligence Directorate of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine, Vadym Skibitsky, in an interview with the Italian newspaper Corriere della Sera.
Commenting on the Christmas truce proposed by Putin «, Skibitsky noted that this «only propaganda& #187;.
“Putin is only trying to test the reaction of Ukrainians and the international community. And they are preparing new bombings, we have information about it. We do not rule out that at the end of this holiday there will be a new attack,” said the representative of the Main Intelligence Directorate.
He noted that due to the lack of missiles, the Russians are resorting to combined attacks, simultaneously using missiles launched by from the sea and air, and drones.
“Before the New Year, the Russians used only 20 missiles in raids. In October they used 70-80. … We also know that they only have 90 Iskanders left. They have problems with the production of these weapons. And they also reduced the frequency of the bombing. And still there is a danger,” Skibitsky said.
According to him, the Russian Federation wants to leave Ukrainians without electricity amid falling temperatures.
“Probably they will still try to hit our energy infrastructure. Temperatures are expected to drop today or tomorrow. And they are trying to leave the population of all Ukraine without electricity, especially at these moments when it is getting colder,” added the representative of the Main Intelligence Directorate.
- Head of the joint press center of the Security and Defense Forces « ;South» Natalya Gumenyuk said that Russia has not yet finished preparing for massive attacks from the Black Sea.