The Swiss newspaper Lotan (Le Temps) stated that the Ukrainians are besieging the small city of Izeum occupied by Russian forces, in a counterattack which could possibly be a turning level within the battle in Ukraine and derail the Kremlin's plans, as a result of this space, which has been shelled for a number of days, is the cornerstone of the Russian invasion of Donbass territory.
The newspaper defined – in a report By Boris Mbyar- The obvious calm on this small city within the south of the Kharkiv area, hides behind the agricultural marketing campaign and the priority of the peasants to make up for the time misplaced due to the battle, a decisive army operation is making ready there, as a result of this metropolis, is likely one of the two essential logistic facilities for the upcoming counter-attack of the Conquest of Donbass and the restoration of Izyum, this metropolis of nice strategic significance within the Russian venture of conquest of this Philim.
Because the failure of its assault on kyiv, the Kremlin has introduced – based on the author – eager to concentrate on the Donbass as a significant army goal whereas defending the positions that had been occupied within the south of the nation in Kherson and across the sea of Azov, however the Russian military remains to be stumbling north and east of Donetsk, the place forces have gathered. The Ukrainians since 2014 have been behind fortified and mined traces, from which it's virtually inconceivable to get them out, as a result of the Russian Normal Workers desires.
Putin's dream involves an finish
In accordance with the Swiss journal, on the map of the websites and development of the Russian military, it's famous that it has penetrated within the type of a band into the territory of Ukraine, and is making an attempt to develop it to the south to achieve the lands which it occupies on the shores of the Sea of Azov, thus forming a belt across the Donbass area.
Nevertheless, the Ukrainians anticipated this motion and stopped it: “The Russian positions have not moved for 5 weeks…we misplaced just a few floor flooring earlier than, however we had been ready for them as a result of we're sturdy right here. “
Vladimir Roman believes that preparations for a counterattack are underway at full pace, and that it'll occur quickly, explaining: “We stopped the Russians and prevented them from capturing all of Donbass. We compelled them with our artillery to muster a lot of their forces. round Izyum, which relieved our fighters on the Severodonetsk entrance, and if we take Izyum, then we bury Putin's dream, which is to attain his minimal objectives.”
Izyum..the sufferer metropolis
Vladimir Roman warned that the Russian basic workers was anticipating this battle, explaining: “My constituency suffered 24 ballistic missile strikes aimed on the logistics infrastructure, because of which one was killed and dozens of wounded, which signifies that the Russian basic workers anticipated our plans.”
For his half, Vitaly Orlov, a landowner within the area near the authorities, stated: “Our anti-aircraft protection was very efficient. Many of the goals had been protected and the injury to these already affected, such because the railway line, has been repaired.”
In accordance with one soldier, who most popular to not be named, “We're solely days away from launching the assault. The battle will likely be lengthy because the Russians have gathered as many males and weapons as doable. However after recapturing the territory in the direction of Kharkiv, we had been capable of assault on three fronts, from the north, west and south-east. “…the small city of Izyum may have been razed like Mariupol, which is horrible, however maybe this can be a turning level within the battle.”