Russian General Surovikin Speaks, Kherson Battle Looms, Drone/Missiles Strikes Continue

Ukraine War

Update on Russian military operations against Ukraine for October 19, 2022 – Russian missile and drone strikes continue for over a week, knocking out much of Ukraine’s electric grid; – Ukraine is wasting precious small arms ammunition in failed attempts to counter Russian Geran-2 drones; – NATO claims it will send means to counter them – nothing of substance actually revealed; – Russian forces continue to advance in Bakhmut, indicating Ukrainian forces are stretched too thin; – Russian General Surovikin is focused on the defense of Kherson which is being evacuated; – Fighting may reach the city, Russia has in the past withdrawn forces rather than have them destroyed or captured;

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