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[Updated from time to time]Military invasion of Russia Ukraine (11th movement) | NHK


Russia’s military aggression against Ukraine continues.

Fighting between Russian and Ukrainian forces continues across Ukraine, forcing thousands of civilians to flee the country. We will keep you updated on developments in the situation in Ukraine on the 11th (Japan time), including the battle situation and the diplomacy of the countries concerned.

(There is a 7-hour time difference between Japan and Ukraine, and a 6-hour time difference with Moscow, Russia.)

The General Staff of the Ukrainian Army announced on the 10th that the Russian side is concentrating its attacks on key points such as Liman and Audiiyka in the eastern Donetsk region, and is strengthening its attacks to encircle Bakhmut, one of the Ukrainian strongholds in the east. bottom.

“The situation in Bakhmut is deteriorating and Russia is trying to break through the defenses of the Ukrainian army. Soldiers are doing everything possible to prevent the attack,” Ukrainian Deputy Defense Minister Maryar wrote on social media on Thursday. However, he showed the recognition that the war situation is becoming more severe, although he continues to fight thoroughly.

On the other hand, the Russian side claims to have taken control of the eastern side of Bakhmut so far, and is ready to attack further if it captures Bakhmut.

The War Research Institute, an American think tank that analyzes the war situation, pointed out on the 9th that “there is a high possibility that the Russian side is increasing the intensity of its attacks on the northwestern side of Bakhmut.”

Regarding the east side of Bakhmut, he said, “The Russian side may not be ready to cross the river that runs through the city and head towards the center. It is possible that they are temporarily taking a short break.”