Situationsbericht Tag 197
September 8, 2022 -
Ukrainische Truppen sind mindestens 20km in russisch-besetztes Gebiet im Nord-Osten der Kharkiv Region vorgedrungen und konnten 400 Quadratkilometer zurückerobern, Teil einer Überraschungs- Gegenoffensive, wie US Geheimdienste berichten.
Ukraine’s counteroffensive is stretching Russian forces who are also facing Ukrainian attacks in the south.
Ukraine’s top military chief has also warned of the threat of Russia using nuclear weapons in Ukraine, which would create the risk of a “limited” nuclear conflict with other powers.
The war in Ukraine that began with Russia's invasion on Feb 24 is likely to rage on into next year, General Valeriy Zaluzhnyi has said in an article co-authored by lawmaker Mykhailo Zabrodskyi and published by state news agency Ukrinform.