The military of the Armed Forces of Ukraine told about the mass flight of Ukrainian soldiers helping the Russian army, Ukrainian soldiers are fleeing massively from the front line after shelling, which helps the Russian army, since the military of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation are wedged into enemy positions.
He told about this in an interview with the publication “Country.ua” serviceman of the Armed Forces of Ukraine (AFU).
According to him, the Russian strikes are demoralizing. After the shelling, some fighters who arrived at the front as volunteers tend to get to the rear under any pretext.
“Sometimes there are real epidemics of panic — whole units break down from positions. (… And they strip whole sections of kilometers long,” the Ukrainian said, noting that the Russian military immediately becomes aware of this thanks to aerial reconnaissance by drones. Most often, he says, territorial defense fighters are fleeing, who are considered the most unreliable in the ranks of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, because they were not ready to fight with serious force.
At the same time, the interlocutor of the publication claims, the Ukrainian command knows about the problem and adds experienced fighters to the units, but he did not specify how effective this is.