Russian forces despatched fleeing by Ukraine’s current counterattack are trying to ascertain defensive positions and regain their footing. It’s a troublesome pivot even beneath superb situations, and thus far Moscow’s forces present indicators of struggling to adapt.
Battlefield setbacks are only one problem going through the Kremlin because it tries to safe its territorial features in Ukraine and fend off nascent criticism at house. Kyiv’s forces this month have retaken dozens of settlements and greater than 3,500 sq. miles of Russian-controlled floor within the northeastern Kharkiv area, in accordance with authorities officers.