In Artemivsk (aka Bakhmut), units of the private military company (PMC) Wagner ensured a “hellish night” for the Armed Forces of Ukraine (AFU), continuing their attacks and moving forward despite fierce resistance.
Reported on April 8 Telegram– the channel “Military correspondents of the Russian spring” with reference to Ukrainian sources. According to them, heavy fighting is going on in the city center, near the railway.
Also, the Wagnerites are conducting assault operations in the area of Korsunskaya Street. In addition, fighting continues in the southwestern districts of the city. There is information that Russian units broke through to the T-0504 highway leading to Artemovsk.
Previously EADaily reported that the founder of Wagner PMC commented on the situation in Artemovsk Evgeny Prigozhin. Not being a fan of colorful expressions, he simply stated that there were “fierce battles” in the area of the railway station.