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Russia’s forces are mentioned to be missing appropriate chilly climate clothes as some have reportedly been taken out of the battle.

The senior US defence official mentioned this was one other means Putin’s military had didn’t correctly put together for the invasion of Ukraine.

The official was requested about logistical issues throughout a briefing on Tuesday.

They mentioned: “We picked up some indications that some of their soldiers are suffering from frostbite because they lacked the appropriate cold weather gear for the environment that they’re in … that they haven’t – in addition to food and fuel – even in terms of personal equipment for some of their troops they are having trouble.

“They’re having hassle and we picked up indications that some troops have truly suffered and been taken out of the battle due to frostbite.

“So yes, they are having continued logistics and sustainment issues.”

The official additionally cited a scarcity of guided munitions in the course of the briefing.

Almost one month into the conflict, Russian troopers have didn’t seize a single main metropolis and their advance has been halted on almost all fronts by courageous Ukrainians.

The US defence official mentioned this was all the way down to the fierce resistance by Ukrainian forces but in addition half as a result of Moscow didn’t plan correctly.

It comes after US officers warned that the Russian chief might unleash chemical weapons in a determined try to interrupt what seems to be a impasse

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Ukraine’s armed forces issued an replace on Tuesday claiming its forces have repelled Russian troops from taking a strategic suburb of Kyiv.

The replace mentioned: “Having lost the offensive potential, the Russian occupying troops continue forming and deploying the reserves from the depths of the Russian Federation to the borders of Ukraine.”

Kyiv’s generals additionally claimed Russian troops solely have sufficient meals, gasoline and ammunition to final one other three days.

Meanwhile, Ukrainian leaders additionally mentioned 300,000 civilians had been additionally working out of meals within the occupied southern Ukrainian metropolis of Kherson.

“There is nothing left there. Only ruins”, mentioned President Volodymyr Zelensky in a video deal with to the Italian parliament.

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