A senior Russian official said on Monday that Russian President Valery Gerasimov had last week visited the front line in Moscow’s priority area of the Donbass region in eastern Ukraine. Pentagon.
“What we can confirm is that we know he was in Donbass for several days last week.”Said the manager. “We do not think he’s still there. We think he’s left and come back to Russia. We can not confirm reports that he was injured.”He added.
On Sunday, an adviser to Ukrainian Interior Minister Anton Zherashchenko said several Russian officials had been attacked. “Explosion” In the isthmus in eastern Ukraine, Valery Gerasimov said he was there.
Another adviser to the Interior Ministry, Viktor Andrewsk, confirmed on Ukrainian television that Kurosimov was not injured. “It simply came to our notice then (…). We have some confirmation that he was not injured.he said.
Valery Gerasimov reportedly explored the front line to better understand the conditions on the ground, after Russian forces failed to capture kyiv, trying to bring the Donetsk and Luhansk regions under their control.
The Pentagon official also said that Russian forces were making limited progress in the war against Ukrainians in the region. According to him, the Russians, for example, brought the villages under their control and then lost them to the Ukrainian militants. He said the Russian military was depressed and affected by the disorderly command.