Russia’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine has been ongoing for 636 days. Russian troops have “collected appropriate reserves” and are starting offensive operations near Bakhmut, said Volodymyr Fitio, spokesman for the Ukrainian Land Forces Command, on Ukrainian television. These are the most important events in the last hours of the war in Ukraine.
> Ukrainian troops fighting in the Kherson direction they hold their positions occupied on the left, i.e. eastern, bank of the Dnieper. They also conduct operations against enemy artillery and fire at the rear of Russian troops, the General Staff of the Ukrainian Armed Forces said in a report.
> The head of planning at the command of the Estonian Defense Forces said that personnel losses in the Ukrainian army are several times lower than Russian losses. Kiev says that since the beginning of the war in Ukraine Russians they lost over 300,000 soldiers. “The Economist” estimated that about 70,000 Ukrainian soldiers died during this time. – The Russian armed forces do not care about human life, while for the Ukrainian forces human life is very important – explained the Estonian colonel.
> Russian troops have “collected appropriate reserves” and are starting offensive operations near Bakhmut, a spokesman for the ground forces command said on Ukrainian television. Ukraine Volodymyr Fitio. According to the spokesman, the Russians are trying to regain previously lost positions and have focused their attacks on Klishchivka, a nearby village in the areas regained by Ukrainian forces in September.
– The situation around Bakhmut remains active, the enemy has been switching from defensive to offensive actions for about two weeks and trying to regain previously lost positions, Fitio said.
> The wives of Russian soldiers fighting in Ukraine went to the Theater Square in Moscow and demanded that their loved ones be included in military rotation and sent back from the front line. It was the first public protest by military wives since the beginning war in Ukraine. The police intervened. The British Ministry of Defense estimates that the lack of military rotation is difficult not only for the soldiers themselves, but also for their families.
> Head of the Pentagon Lloyd Austin met with Volodymyr Zelensky in Kiev and confirmed the “unwavering support of the United States for Ukraine.” He announced new aid, Washington will provide another $100 million for military equipment. Ukrainian media, in turn, remind us of growing concerns about the continuation of American military aid.
> Administration Joe Biden announced a new arms package for Ukraine worth $100 million. It includes a new HIMARS launcher and ammunition for various types of weapons.
> Last name Jamalaa Ukrainian singer of Crimean Tatar origin, is listed in the database of people wanted by Ministry of the Interior Russia – the independent Russian portal Mediazona reported on Monday. Jamala won Eurovision Song Contest in 2016. The artist is actively involved in activities to help Ukraine.
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