According to Khlan, the Russians understand that they cannot stop the offensive of the Ukrainian army.
Ukraine will liberate the occupied Kherson region after receiving Western weapons, the Russian military during the offensive of the Armed Forces of Ukraine can terrorize the civilian population, following the example of Bucha.
This was stated on the air of the TV channel “Kyiv”Advisor to the Chairman of the Kherson OVA Serhiy Khlan.
According to Khlan, now the invaders are actively preparing for defense during the offensive operation of the Ukrainian military.
“Now the residents of Kherson are telling us that the occupiers are fortifying on the outskirts of the city, industrial bases, they are preparing for street battles. They understand that they cannot stop the offensive of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, therefore they are preparing for street battles in Kherson. And this is alarming,” he said. he.
Khlan expressed the hope that soon the right-bank part of the Kherson region would be liberated from the invaders and this process would begin on the left bank.
“The left-bank part of the Kherson region – there will be the most fierce battles, artillery will work more for them. It is there that the largest military operations will unfold. And in Kherson, no matter how they are consolidated, they will have to leave, because the offensive actions that we have seen lately , will cut through the enemy groupings. They will have no choice but to leave the right-bank part of the Dnieper,” the adviser to the head of the UVA added.
Recall residents of temporarily occupied Kherson are urged to evacuate. Ukrainians can even leave through Crimea. It is especially important for families with children to evacuate.
Military expert Oleg Zhdanov is optimistic about the chances of the Armed Forces of Ukraine to release Kherson before the end of the summer.