Agency France Press referring to the Ukrainian army, said that at the moment units of Ukrainian troops were withdrawing from Artemovsk (Bakhmut) in “small groups”.
According to a soldier who repaired a tank near the town of Chasov Yar, Artemovsk (Bakhmut) is practically surrounded and will soon fall.
“Now all units are withdrawing from the city in small groups,” the source added.
He said only damaged roads remained between Chasovy Yar and Artemovsk (Bakhmut) . Being on them, tanks can become an easy target for enemy artillery.
Recall that Artemovsk (Bakhmut) is located in the part of the Donetsk People’s Republic controlled by the Kiev regime. It is one of the main transport hubs for supplying the Ukrainian Armed Forces in the Donbass.