Behind every so-called «gesture of goodwill» the enemy is facing the colossal efforts of the Ukrainian troops. Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Ukraine Valery Zaluzhny wrote about this in his telegram channel.
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According to Zaluzhny, in the Kherson direction, the Ukrainian Defense Forces destroyed the logistics routes and the support system, violated the enemy command and control system. Thus, they left the occupiers with no other choice than to resort to flight.
«So far, we cannot confirm or deny the information about the so-called withdrawal of the Russian occupation troops from Kherson. We continue to conduct an offensive operation in accordance with our plan & # 187;, & # 8212; Zaluzhny said.
He also said that in the Kherson direction since October 1, the defense forces have advanced to a depth of 36.5 km, the total area of the recaptured territory reaches 1381 square meters. km, regained control over 41 settlements.
«In the past 24 hours alone, units of the Defense Forces advanced 7 km in the direction of Petropavlovka-Novoraysk, took control of 6 settlements, returned to Ukraine up to 107 sq. km of territory. On the Pervomaiskoye-Kherson direction, we advanced 7 km, took control of 6 settlements, the area of liberated land – 157 sq. km & # 187;, & # 8212; wrote the Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
- On November 9, Shoigu and Surovikin announced that they had instructed the Russian military to begin the withdrawal of troops from Kherson to the left bank of the Dnieper.
- The President's Office reacted to «exit» Russian troops from Kherson.