Zaluzhny: Armed Forces managed to regain some lost positions in Donbas
Ukrainian troops continue to keep Bakhmut under control, fierce battles continue in the area of Ugledar and Marinka, there are also restored previously lost positions, said the Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Ukraine Valery Zaluzhny during a telephone conversation with the Chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Mark Milley.
«The most tense situation today is in the Donetsk direction, here the enemy carries out up to 50 attacks daily. Fierce fighting continues in the area of Ugledar and Marinka. We are holding the line securely. In some sectors of the front, we managed to restore the previously lost positions and gain a foothold there. Despite the constant pressure of the enemy, we continue to keep Bakhmut under control and take measures to stabilize the front line around this city», — Zaluzhny said.
He emphasized that the key to success on the battlefield is an effective fire defeat that requires an appropriate amount of weapons and ammunition.
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