Wednesday, December 7, 2022

externalPentagon: Russian forces are short on food, fuel and winter gear.

This item is part of our running news digest

by The Kyiv Independent news deskMarch 23, 2022 4:39 am

A U.S. Department of Defense official said during a closed briefing at the Pentagon on March 22 that some Russian troops had been 'taken out of the fight' by frostbite due to a lack of warm clothes. The official also noted that Russian warships are running out of fuel. Nearly a month into the war, Russia's advance on Ukraine has appeared to largely stall across multiple fronts as it struggles to achieve significant military objectives.

externalGo to the source of this newsSEE OUR NEWS DIGEST
The Kyiv Independent news desk
The Kyiv Independent news desk

We are here to make sure our readers get quick, essential updates about the events in Ukraine.

Independent journalism
for an independent Ukraine
Independence is an expensive currency. Both Ukraine and its journalists are paying a high price to preserve its independence. Support Ukraine's trusted journalism in its darkest hour.