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First Line Of Ukrainian Defense Fell West Of Avdeevka. Russians Took Control Of Three Villages

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First Line Of Ukrainian Defense Fell West Of Avdeevka. Russians Took Control Of Three Villages

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The Armed Forces of Ukraine are retreating in the area of Avdeevka. The Stepovoye—Lastochkino—Severnoye defense line of the Ukrainian military to the west of the city was completely destroyed. Ukrainian forces lost control of all these villages.

The first reports about the Russian control of the village of Stepovoe (Petrovskoe) north of Avdeevka came in the afternoon of February 23. The Russian Ministry of Defense is yet to officially confirm the full control of the settlement, where the mop up operation continues. Meanwhile, the retreat of the Ukrainian grouping from Stepovoe is confirmed by various Russian, Ukrainian and foreign military sources. The battle for Stepovoye has been going on since October 2023 and ended with Russia’s victory.

The Russian military launched the assault on Stepovoe in an attempt to cut the roads used for the transfer of military supplies to the Ukrainian garrison in Avdeevka and  contain Ukrainian manoeuvres in the region. The prolonged battle for the village allowed the Russian military to achieve these goals and launch the decisive assault on the northern streets of Avdeevks.

After the Russian military gained a foothold in the village, the Armed Forces of Ukraine (AFU) were forced to retreat to Berdychi, where they are equipping new line of defense.

Russian forces are hunting for the remnants of the AFU in the forest areas neat Berdychi:

 

 

 

The drastic falling of the Ukrainian defense in the region is the result of the Russian victory in Avdeevka. On the northern flank, the Russian military has ended the mop up operation on the territory of the Coke and Chemical Plant. As a result, they expanded the zone of their control around the large industrial facility, threatening the AFU with encirclement of their stronghold in the village of Lastochkino.

On February 24, the Ukrainian military confirmed the withdrawal of the AFU from Lastochkino ‘in order to avoid encirclement’ of the remaining forces. The village was defended by several Ukrainian units, including the notorious 3rd Separate Assault Brigade (former neo-nazi battalion Azov).

While Ukrainian servicemen, who managed to survive in heavy battles for Avdeevka and Lastochkino, are retreating to the village of Orlovka, Russian flags are already waving on the streets of Lastochkino.

 

 

 

 

The battles on the outskirts of the village began almost immediately after the Russian victory in Avdeevka. The Ukrainian grouping in Lastochkino had to hide in the settlement under heavy Russian fire. Today, the Russian military is moping up the village, demining the streets as well as areas around it.

Footage from Lastochkino:

 

 

 

Lastochkino was not the last Russian victory over the past day. On the evening of February 24, Ukrainian sources reported the retreat of the AFU from the village of Severnoe, which was turned into a stronghold aimed to stop Russian offensive on the southern flank of Avdeevka. Russian military sources confirm the control of the main part of the village, where the mop up operation has already begun. The AFU are retreating to Tonenkoe.

Any footage from Severnoe is yet to confirm the reports. Given the Russian advance in Lastochkino, the positions of the Ukrainian grouping in the village, where the Russian assault began several days ago, has sharply deteriorated. Indeed, the Ukrainian military command, which tries its best to save the precious units amid the horrific losses on all the frontlines, is unlikely to continue the senseless defense in Severnoe, as well as in the fields between Severnoe and Lastochkino.

The Russian Ministry of Defense is likely to confirm Russian control of the newly captured villages in its daily briefing on february 25. Meanwhile, the Ukrainian military is retreating to the new defense line in Berdychi-Semenovka-Orlovka-Tonenkoe. This is their main defense in the region after the fall of Avdeevka, which is already pounded by Russian artillery etc.

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Dstroj

“chief of staff of the national guard brigade of ukraine: we will not have troops to defend kharkov and kyiv”

topwar

pretend friend to slavic people zelensky wishes he is snorting coke at his egyptian villa right now…

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tomsawyer

i am offended burgerworst—an insecure inferior amerikunt hillbilly

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Nahavar

it is because u are anglo

Clyde

you’re a jew. hitler didn’t do it well with his job but putin will finish it!

Nahavar

great news!

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jens holm

humiliating to be life hating defeated amerikunt—the amerikan clown show we all witness

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jens holm

i wroat it helped by hillbilly sazon

jens holm

i dint wrote that as well.

jens holm

i did rote

jens holm

i nver wrote that

saxon hillbilly poked mole

why jens homo lie so often?

BunkerDwellers

anyone with a brain would be desperately withdrawing and regrouping/fortifying to a defensible line. otan will do something horribly dumb instead. in fact, if they were wise instead of dumb, many lines of defense would have been prepared for the inevitable. they threw the lives of men away for nothing instead, attacking in unwinnable battles. they have every intention, as demonstrated by many many other actions, of doing the same to everyone else as well.

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Shaman

another town liberated by rf troops–nato clowns double prozac

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jens holm

toilet lgbt gibber lick

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i nveer wrote that

jens holm

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jens holm

i vely inferior–my ex husband no like me cuz my toothless felatio boring him

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Janne Kankaanpää

where is the footage from sieverne and stepove? according to the headline they were taken. only lastochkyne has been verified.

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James Bond

more, more, please.. i love to see flying fascist meat.

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kathysawyer

we once occupied afghan village but taliban sodomize me

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