Intense battles for Soledar in Donetsk region are ongoing, Russian troops are suffering significant losses.
Ukrainian Deputy Defense Minister Hanna Maliar explained this in a Telegram write-up, Ukrinform reviews.
“Intense battles for Soledar are ongoing. Our soldiers repel enemy unceasing assaults – equally in the course of the working day and at night time,” reported Maliar.
In accordance to her, the enemy is suffering major losses, but continues to carry out legal orders of their command.
As Ukrinform reported, according to Ukrainian Protection Minister Oleksiy Reznikov, Russian forces have been unsuccessfully seeking to seize Soledar town for far more than 4 months, simply because they want to gain management over the street to Bakhmut so that to relocate their army tools and weapons there.