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ISW: Russian attacks aim to force Ukraine to invest more in infrastructure protection instead of counteroffensive

by The Kyiv Independent news deskOctober 23, 2022 7:35 am

The Institute for the Study of War reports that “Russia’s campaign of targeting Ukrainian energy infrastructure is creating a humanitarian tragedy without meaningfully altering the battlefield situation, and Russian excuses for such strikes are wearing increasingly thin.” 

The experts add that power outages, cold weather, and damaged buildings are likely to exacerbate the suffering of Ukrainian civilians in the winter.

The Kyiv Independent news desk
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