The Russian Armed Forces are constantly carrying out propaganda work that the war must be over by May 9 – General Staff

Propaganda work is constantly being carried out among the personnel of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation, imposing the view that the war against Ukraine must be completed by May 9, 2022, reports the General Staff of the Armed Forces of ‘Ukraine.

“According to available information, propaganda work is constantly being carried out among the personnel of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation, imposing the opinion that the war must be over by May 9, 2022,” the Facebook post read.

The vast majority of Russian medical facilities in settlements close to Ukrainian territory are occupied by wounded Russian servicemen who took part in the war against Ukraine. The enemy is also taking urgent measures to restore the combat capability of the military units of the airborne forces.

In addition, in the unrecognized Transnistrian-Moldavian Republic, Russian conservatives in local authorities are spreading rumors that Transnistria is being drawn into a war with Ukraine.

“In the city of Dokuchaivsk, Donetsk region, a filtration camp has been set up for civilians trying to leave Mariupol. Russian FSB punitive bodies carry out so-called filtration measures with detained persons. In the areas of the Kreminna and Rubizhne settlements, facts of forced evacuation of Ukrainian citizens by the invaders and their transfer to the territory of the Voronezh region have been recorded,” the General Staff said.

According to the Armed Forces of Ukraine, in some settlements of the Chernihiv region, temporarily occupied by the occupying forces, there are facts of seizure of tractors from local farmers. Farm machinery is used to evacuate enemy material.

Also in the Kharkiv region, the tactical group of the battalion of the 59th tank regiment of the Western Military District, which operated in the direction of Kharkiv, came under fire from Ukrainian artillery, and the consolidated unit suffered significant damage in terms of labor and equipment.