British intelligence: Ukraine forces penetrated first line of Russian defences

    WORLD  10 June 2023 - 14:07

    In the last 48 hours, significant Ukrainian operations have been taking place in several sectors of eastern and southern Ukraine.

    Caliber.Az reports per UK Defence Ministry's Twitter update on the situation in Ukraine that in some areas, Ukrainian forces have likely made good progress and penetrated the first line of Russian defences. In others, Ukrainian progress has been slower.

    Russian performance has been mixed: some units are likely conducting credible manoeuvre defence operations while others have pulled back in some disorder, amid increased reports of Russian casualties as they withdraw through their own minefields.

    The Russian Airforce has been unusually active over southern Ukraine, where the airspace is more permissive for Russia than in other parts of the country. However, it remains unclear whether tactical airstrikes have been effective.

    Over the past week, Russia has been systematically spreading information about alleged "heavy losses of the Ukraine Armed Forces" and "destruction of Western equipment". For its part, Ukraine denies these claims. As Natalia Humeniuk, spokeswoman for the Defence Forces in southern Ukraine, noted, Russia is trying to "fill the airwaves" in this way, as it has failed in all the goals it set at the beginning of the full-scale invasion.

    "As they say, give them a chance to drown in their lies. And as for the work of the Defence Forces - have patience," Humeniuk noted.

    Caliber.Az

    Subscribe to our Telegram channel


Read also

Sweden says Russian military jet violated airspace

15 June 2024 - 17:40

Lithuania connects to Europe’s rearmament industry Analysis by CEPA

16 June 2024 - 06:30

Moderna says next-generation COVID vaccine efficacy non-inferior to current shot

16 June 2024 - 04:23

Aselsan to showcase advanced defence technologies at Eurosatory Article by Defence Blog

16 June 2024 - 02:20

Court suspends French right-wing leader Ciotti's expulsion from party Article by Le Monde

15 June 2024 - 20:00

US unveils $1.5 billion in new energy, humanitarian aid for Ukraine

15 June 2024 - 16:52
ADVERTS
Video
Latest news

    Lithuania connects to Europe’s rearmament industry

    Analysis by CEPA

    16 June 2024 - 06:30

    Moderna says next-generation COVID vaccine efficacy non-inferior to current shot

    16 June 2024 - 04:23

    Aselsan to showcase advanced defence technologies at Eurosatory

    Article by Defence Blog

    16 June 2024 - 02:20

    US Air Force eyes regular CCA overhauls

    No 30-year-old drone wingmen/ Article by Defense News

    16 June 2024 - 00:15

    Europe presses US to lift Ukraine weapons limits

    Article by POLITICO

    15 June 2024 - 22:10

    Court suspends French right-wing leader Ciotti's expulsion from party

    Article by Le Monde

    15 June 2024 - 20:00

    Bundestag deputy calls for Ukraine to target Russian military sites with Western weapons

    15 June 2024 - 18:40

    Session of CSTO Foreign Ministers Council to be held in Almaty

    15 June 2024 - 18:28

    Russian, Kyrgyz presidents explore interaction in EAEU

    15 June 2024 - 18:16

    Turkish army eliminates 17 PKK militants on Iraq-Syria border

    15 June 2024 - 18:04

    UK has no plans to send troops to Ukraine, says Rishi Sunak

    15 June 2024 - 17:52

    Sweden says Russian military jet violated airspace

    15 June 2024 - 17:40

    Szijjártó: EU meets Budapest's conditions for Ukraine accession talks

    15 June 2024 - 17:28

    Armenian Constitution, Belfast agreement, Middle Corridor and COP29

    Amashov converses with Ambassador James Sharp

    15 June 2024 - 17:16

    German Chancellor says Putin's peace proposals aren't serious

    15 June 2024 - 17:04

    US unveils $1.5 billion in new energy, humanitarian aid for Ukraine

    15 June 2024 - 16:52

    Azerbaijan's economic achievements acknowledged by World Economic Forum

    15 June 2024 - 16:40

    North Korea builds walls, roads on South Korean border

    15 June 2024 - 16:28

    Azerbaijan-Türkiye alliance marks milestone with Shusha Declaration anniversary

    Celebrating 3 years of unity

    15 June 2024 - 16:16

    Russian-Egyptian naval exercise set for Mediterranean deployment

    15 June 2024 - 16:04

    President Aliyev affirms Turkic states' global aspirations amidst shared challenges

    Address to the Shusha conference

    15 June 2024 - 15:52

    Kazakhstan plans to supply over million tons of oil to Germany

    15 June 2024 - 15:32

    Azerbaijan, China mull military cooperation prospects

    15 June 2024 - 15:12

    Azerbaijani police seize weapons, narcotic plants in Khankandi sweep

    15 June 2024 - 14:54

    Chinese premier to visit Australia for first time in 7 years

    15 June 2024 - 14:42

    EU agrees on start of accession talks with Ukraine, Moldova

    15 June 2024 - 14:30

    East Germany's rightward lean

    AfD captures hearts and minds

    15 June 2024 - 14:15

    Armenian lawyer reports mass detentions of protesters across country

    15 June 2024 - 14:05

    International conference in Shusha highlights Turkic States' role in global security

    PHOTO

    15 June 2024 - 13:50

    Shusha Declaration ensures lasting peace in region

    Turkish MP says

    15 June 2024 - 13:48

    President Ilham Aliyev: Azerbaijan attaches great importance to deepening of relations with UK

    15 June 2024 - 13:30

    Over 500 Palestinians killed in West Bank since October 7 — WHO

    15 June 2024 - 13:18

    Azerbaijan-Czech friendship blossoms at Damiraghaj Park through tree planting initiative

    PHOTO

    15 June 2024 - 13:06

    CEO of Turkish Bayraktar congratulates Azerbaijan on National Salvation Day

    15 June 2024 - 12:54

    Azeri Light oil surges to $84 amid continued market growth

    15 June 2024 - 12:42

    Turkish foreign ministry affirms eternal brotherhood with Azerbaijan

    15 June 2024 - 12:30

    Germany blocks first-ever sanctions on Russian gas

    15 June 2024 - 12:18

    Ramaphosa re-elected as President of South Africa for next five years

    15 June 2024 - 12:06

    Azerbaijani ruling party envisions Zangazur, Middle corridors as pillars of Turkic integration

    15 June 2024 - 11:54

    Kremlin: No time frame for Putin’s proposal on peace talks

    But front situation changes

    15 June 2024 - 11:42

All news