The Ukrainian military liberated Blagodatnoe, Donetsk region, from occupation. Also during the operation, it was possible to capture the Russian military.
This was told by the speaker of the defense forces of the Tauride direction Valery Shershen, RBC-Ukraine reports with reference to the broadcast of the telethon.
“This is on the border of Donetsk and Zaporozhye regions. With great responsibility, I am authorized to announce the liberation of the village of Blagodatnoye. It is below Velyka Novoselka. This was done by the soldiers of the 68th separate chasseur brigade named after Oleksa Dovbush,” the speaker said.
He said that the operation was successful in cooperation with other units. In the very first assault group, which had the goal of taking possession of the village club, the deputy brigade commander participated.
“So to speak, he led by personal example,” said Shershen.
In parallel with this, according to him, there were battles for the school, it was there that the invaders had well-thought-out firing points.
“The invaders resisted to the last. Our soldiers used a certain ingenuity, made a hole in the wall of the club with a grenade launcher, went inside through it and then a sweep took place. They surrounded several enemies, offered to surrender, but they refused. At the same time, the school was liberated,” the speaker said. .
He stated that during the operation they managed to capture six Russian soldiers. Of these, representatives of the “Ministry of Internal Affairs of the DPR” and two Russian servicemen.
“The flag was hung by a fighter with the pseudonym Olympus,” he stressed.
Liberation of the territories of Ukraine
Today we reported that the Ground Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine officially confirmed the liberation of Blagodatnoye from the enemy.
Counteroffensive of the Armed Forces of Ukraine
Recently, NSDC Secretary Oleksiy Danilov reported that Ukrainian troops had not yet launched a counteroffensive . At the same time, President Volodymyr Zelensky said that Ukraine is ready for an offensive .
We add that ISW analysts wrote that Ukrainian soldiers continue to carry out counter-following actions near Bakhmut . At the same time, the invaders are probably retreating from positions that were flooded after the explosion of the Kakhovskaya hydroelectric power station.
In addition, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said that the Ukrainian military is conducting offensive and defensive operations at the front .
Source : rbc.ua