Oleksiy Danilov: Some of the generals of the russian federation are dismissed by our Armed Forces as “cargo 200”
Thanks to the work of all components of Ukraine’s security and defense sector, the situation on the front has stabilized, and in some areas, in particular, in the Kyiv region, the Armed Forces are mounting a counter-offensive. Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine Oleksiy Danilov stated this on-air at the national telethon on Friday.
The NSDC Secretary said that on behalf of the President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy, he visited Kharkiv and talked with the city and regional authorities. “Kharkiv lives, it is impossible to seize the city defended by such guys and girls”, - he said.
As for Mariupol, Mr. Danilov noted that the defense of the city continues, “no one is going to surrender the glorious Mariupol”.
Mr. Danilov also noted that the current situation in Russia is “tense”, as the blitzkrieg plans in Ukraine have suffered a crushing defeat, and “showdown within the military-political leadership of Russia” is ongoing. According to him, some of the generals were eventually dismissed, “and the rest are being dismissed by our Armed Forces as “cargo 200”.
He pointed out that in russia, “certain processes are already underway”, information about the situation in Ukraine is “increasingly breaking through”, the aggressor’s losses are impossible to hide.
The NSDC Secretary also congratulated the servicemen of the Security Service of Ukraine on their professional holiday, praising their work in repelling russian aggression. “Everything will be fine, guys, come back alive from your missions”, - he said.