Ukrainian Defense Minister Oleksii Reznikov made a statement on his social media account regarding the tanks supplied to Ukraine within the framework of the West’s “tank coalition”.
“Challenge 2 tanks supplied by the UK have just arrived in our country.” Reznikov thanked the British administration and people for the tanks.
Minister Reznikov stated that the tanks have been test driven and will soon begin their combat duties.
“Russia attacked Ukraine with 15 UAVs”
On the other hand, in the statement made by the Ukrainian General Staff, it was recorded that the Russian army carried out 24 air and 12 missile attacks in the last day.
The statement, which alleged that the Russians were using the “terrorism against civilians” tactic, said, “As a result of the missile attack on the infrastructure of the city of Slovyansk in the Donetsk region yesterday, civilians were killed and injured.” statement was included.
In the statement, it was informed that a civilian facility was damaged in the airstrike carried out by the Russians in the city of Berislav in the Kherson region.
It was stated that Russia attacked with unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) at night, and 14 of them were shot down by Ukrainian forces.
“Despite various predictions, we are holding Bahmut”
Ukrainian Land Forces Commander Alexander Sirskiy evaluated the situation at the front in a statement on his social media account.
Stating that the Russians are trying to concentrate their main efforts in the direction of Bahmut, Sirskiy said, “They continue their attempts to cordon off and seize the city.” made its assessment.
“Thanks to the heroism and professionalism of our army, skillful and coordinated actions, maneuvering and effective use of weapons, we are holding Bahmut despite various guesses,” said Sirskiy. used the phrases.
Noting that their main goal is to “deplete the superior power of the Russian army and inflict heavy losses”, Sirskiy said, “This will enable the liberation of Ukrainian lands and create the necessary conditions to accelerate our victory.” made the statement.