There are no opponents of success in any of the areas, according to the Armed Forces.
The General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine reported that as of the morning of February 27, the Russian occupier had slowed down the offensive, but was still trying to develop success in some areas in the offensive against Ukraine.
“The third day of the Russian military invasion of Ukraine is underway.
Columns of armored vehicles of the Russian aggressors slowed down the pace of advance into the territory of Ukraine. Enemy troops, deprived of timely replenishment of fuel and ammunition, are stopped.
The personnel of the occupying forces, the vast majority of whom are young conscripts, are exhausted from previous military exercises and have a low moral and psychological condition. According to the available information, there are facts of desertion, refusal of servicemen of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation to take part in hostilities against Ukraine and surrender, ”the Armed Forces say.
The losses of the occupying forces during the three days of armed aggression amounted to (according to Anna Malyar, Deputy Minister of Defense of Ukraine):
• Aircraft 27
• Helicopters 26
• Tanks 146
• Armored combat vehicles 706
• Cannon 49
• SAM BUK 1
• City 4
• Automotive equipment 30
• Tanks 60
• Ships / boats 2
• Air defense facilities
• Approximately 4300 personnel (to be specified).
The main tactics of the occupiers remain the movement and capture of small towns, villages and highways. Due to strong resistance from the civilian population, units of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, the National Guard and the National Police, attempts to take control of large cities were unsuccessful.
The use of the Ukrainian railway infrastructure by destroying the railway lines with the aggressor country is not allowed. The grouping of the combined forces conducts a defensive operation, holds positions along the line of demarcation. There is no opponent of success in any of the areas.
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