In an attempt to surround Avdiivka, Russian troops suffer significant losses in armored vehicles.
was reported by
the British Ministry of Defense on Tuesday, March 28.
According to intelligence, Russia has focused its attention on Avdiivka in recent days.
Despite this, the occupiers made only minor progress.
"Russia's 10th Tank Regiment likely lost most of its tanks while trying to encircle Avdiivka from the south. The regiment is part of the 3rd Army Corps, the first major new formation created by Russia to support the invasion of Ukraine from August 2022." , - indicated in the intelligence.
Also, according to intelligence data, despite military exercises in Belarus, the formation shows limited combat capability, in particular, it is the 3rd army corps.
"The losses of the 10th tank regiment are most likely mainly related to tactically flawed frontal attacks, similar to other recent unsuccessful Russian armored attacks, for example, around the town of Vugledar," the intelligence added.
Meanwhile, the Institute for the Study of War (ISW) believes that the military leadership of the Russian Federation probably involved "Wagnerians" with experience in the assault on Avdiivka, Donetsk region.
Yes, the occupiers are trying to support the exhausted and inferior forces of the "DNR".
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