War with Russia: Loss of a third to a half of equipment – The general quantifies the location of the Ukrainian army

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Loss of a third to a half of the equipment – The general quantifies the location of the Ukrainian army

“Access status is useless for war”

Olaf Scholz’s trip to Kiev is a “strong political signal,” says former General Klaus Wittmann. Nevertheless, he also says that this does not make up for failures in supporting Ukraine. And it makes a clear demand on the federal government.

Hundreds of tanks and artillery systems, more than 1,000 combat vehicles – according to a high-ranking general, Ukraine’s material losses since the beginning of the war are so high. Russia, meanwhile, is concentrating more and more troops in the area around Sieverodonetsk. Overview.

DAccording to the high-ranking general, the Ukrainian army has suffered heavy material losses since the beginning of the Russian offensive war. “Today, as a result of active fighting, we have an estimated 30 to 40, sometimes as much as 50 percent of technology losses,” Brigadier General Volodymyr Karpenko told National Defense magazine. “An estimated 1,300 infantry fighting vehicles, 400 tanks and 700 artillery systems were lost.”

Fighting in the war is currently concentrated in the eastern Ukrainian region of Donbas. The situation in a strategically important city is particularly dramatic Sheverodonezk in the Luhansk region, where the Russian army bombed the Asot chemical plant again on Friday. According to Ukrainian sources, there are more than 560 civilians on the factory premises, including 38 children.

According to Luhansk Governor Serhiy Hajday, people are refusing to evacuate. “He thinks it’s safer to stay there,” Hajdaj said. “We tried to talk to them, but they don’t want to.”

According to local residents in the neighboring town of Lysychansk, the “House of Culture” rocket hit, where the town’s inhabitants were hiding. Four people died in the attack.

Overall, Russians and Ukrainians in the region remain in sync wear war. According to the Ukrainian General Staff on Friday night, he is still fighting for every street in Sievjerodonetsk. According to a Ukrainian spokesman, the Russian army received material supplies, including tanks and armored vehicles. The artillery is also said to be on its way from the Kharkiv region to Sievjerodonetsk. Overall, Russia is increasingly concentrating its attacks on the region.

Planned counterattacks

In response, Ukraine seems to be trying to counterattacks nearby Isjum – between Kharkov and Sieverodonetsk – to prevent the movement of Russian troops. The Institute for the Study of War informs about this with reference to several Ukrainian and Russian sources. The Ukrainian General Staff has announced the recapture of a village near Izjum.

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The current situation in Ukraine

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IN Donetsk region According to regional governor Pavel Kyrylenek, four civilians were killed in Russian attacks on Friday and six others were injured. It was in a southern Ukrainian city on Friday morning Mykolaiv According to authorities, two dead and 20 wounded. Regional Governor Vitaly Kim said the Russian rocket attack took place in a residential area.

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