Sat. Dec 3rd, 2022

Moscow continued to emphasize its claims of territorial gains in the Donetsk region, potentially reshaping the war conversation away from losses in Kherson.

According to the Institute for the Study of War, “[Russian President Vladimir] Putin is likely to elevate General Sergei Surovikin and allow him to withdraw from western Kherson, provided he captures the rest of the Donetsk region.”

For more information on the situation in Ukraine, watch our report by our correspondent Sasha Vakulin in the video player above.