The Russians are deploying additional forces, and the Ukrainian army is doing everything to “minus” them.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky said that the Ukrainian military is holding key lines in all directions of the front, in some areas they are preparing to move forward.
“We examined the situation at the front line very carefully and in detail at headquarters. No matter how difficult it is, we hold key lines in all directions. Our guys defend bravely. And there are areas in which we are preparing to move forward,” the president said in an evening video message.
According to Zelensky, the transfer of additional forces by the invaders was also recorded.
“We are doing everything to “minus” these forces of theirs,” the head of state said.
He thanked everyone who fights and works for Ukraine.
“We withstood nine months of a full-scale war, and Russia has not found a way to break us. And it will not find it. We must continue to hold on like this! In unity and helping each other,” the president stressed.
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According to the General Staff, during the day, Ukrainian aviation inflicted 12 strikes on the areas of concentration of personnel of the Russian invaders and their equipment.
During the day, the Russians launched two air strikes and carried out 16 attacks from multiple launch rocket systems on the positions of Ukrainian troops and civilian objects.
Also, Russian troops stepped up counter-sabotage and police measures in the occupied Skadovsky district of the Kherson region.