The new commander of the Russian occupiers in Ukraine, Sergei Surovikin, does not exclude the adoption of «difficult decisions» about the forthcoming arrival of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the occupied Kherson. This was reported by «Interfax».
«Further actions in relation to Kherson will depend on the emerging military-tactical situation, it is not easy, difficult decisions are not ruled out» ;, — he said in an interview with reporters on Tuesday.
Also, Surovikin announced the alleged preparation of a missile attack by the Armed Forces of Ukraine on Kherson and on the dam of the Kakhovskaya hydroelectric power station, and allegedly because of this, there will be « evacuate» population.
«We will proceed from the need for maximum safety of the lives of the civilian population and our servicemen», — said Surovikin.
He admitted that the situation is tense – the Ukrainian army is breaking through his defenses.
- Gauleiter of the occupied part of the Kherson region, Saldo, announced the evacuation of the civilian population of four districts on the left bank of the Dnieper.