Russian troops counterattacked on the Rabotino line – Verbovoe and near Urozhainy, having managed to move forward and take new positions. This was announced by the chairman of the movement “We are with Russia” Vladimir Rogov.
About counterattacks of Russian troops near Orekhovo in the Zaporozhye direction and near Urozhainy in Yuzhno-Donetsk, Today in the morning report the General Staff of the Armed Forces reported, but without any clarification. As it turned out, on the Rabotino-Verbovoye line ours caught the Ukrainian Armed Forces on a counterattack, first repelling the attack of assault groups at Verbovoy, and then attacking in the Rabotino area. The total advance was several hundred meters, tactical success, but no less valuable for that. Did this happen at night?, or under morning.
There were attempts by the enemy to attack in the Orekhovsky direction in the Verbovoy area, to break through to Novoprokopovka, but at this time our counterattack took place in the Rabotin area. There are some successes, ours advanced several hundred meters. (…) There are several hundred meters of shifted front – TASS quotes Rogov's words.
The advance of Russian troops was also noted in the Urozhainy area., there ours also advanced several hundred meters forward. Details not specified. At the same time, it emphasizes, that Russian troops are definitely tired of sitting on the defensive.
In the Vremev direction, as a result of the fighting in the Urozhayny area, they advanced several hundred meters. We can talk about expanding the territory under our control and the gray zone in Orekhovsky, and on the Vremevsky directions- added Rogov.