Russian defenses destroyed Ukraine’s dreams of exploiting Wagner’s rebellion
The opportunity to invest in rebellion was lost Wagner On Ukraine, due to the tight Russian defenses on the various fronts of the war. According to an American military expert, the cohesion of the Russian army is on and between the fronts Bakhmut. The direct reason was to prevent exploitation Kyiv The “Wagner Rebellion” loophole. While another Russian opinion, that the West tried through the rebellion to implement a political maneuver after the failure of the counter-attack on the battlefield.
Air defenses without loopholes
The New York Times reported that Ukraine She could not take advantage of Yevgeny’s rebellion Prigozhinand the events that occurred. In Russia, it did not have any negative impact on the fighting fronts in Ukraine.
The American newspaper quoted officials as saying that Russian fronts There were no loopholes for Ukraine to benefit from. in its current counterattack.
According to the New York Times:
There were no gaps in the Russian defenses that could be exploited.
No units of the Russian army left their positions in the south or east during the hours of the Wagner Rebellion.
The Russian army did not slow down the fighting and fired more than 50 missiles at Ukraine.
Ukraine saw the rebellion of the Wagner Group as a golden opportunity to complete its counterattack and an important timing for arranging ranks and papers. In light of the Russian army’s preoccupation with internal events.
But for his part, Ukrainian Defense Minister Alexei Reznikov said on Sunday that current expectations about the counterattack were exaggerated.
He stressed that the counterattack is complex andRussian defences extremely powerful. According to Russian media.
The management of the president was considered joe biden The results of the first weeks of the Ukrainian attack are “shocking,” and it stated that Kiev is “behind” the “schedule” for the attack.
On Sunday, US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken acknowledged that Ukraine It is facing difficulties in its counterattack against the Russian armed forces.
Blinken told the American channel “CNN” that the counterattack could extend for “weeks or months,” noting that “the Ukrainians. They have what it takes to succeed. It is difficult, and the terrain is not easy.”
The Ukrainian army has launched an offensive for several weeks in 3 main directions south of Orekhiv towards Tokmak in the region Zaporizhia,. and in the vicinity of Rivnopil, as well as on the eastern front in the vicinity of Bakhmut.
The Russian army ignored Wagner’s rebellion
Russian military expert Alexei Leonkov considered that the Russian army Knit in Ukraine. Talking about its collapse is Western propaganda
The Russian forces did not heed Wagner’s calls and showed a firm hold on their positions.
The Russians held the frontlines during the hours of the rebellion and launched counterattacks during the short rebellion.
There were no openings on the fronts for Ukraine to exploit.
The Russian President had indicated that the failure of the counter-attack was the direct reason for the rebellion, saying that what happened was a victory in the military field. AndNATO After the failure of the mobilization and counter-attack, he tried to transfer the battle from the field of war to the arena of politics, but he failed.
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