Further Fedichev spoke of the “unconditional victory” of the Ukrainian security forces under Debaltseve and Ilovaisk, explaining what exactly the “victory” is.
The Minsk agreements could only have happened after the strike force of the Russian troops was defeated in the summer of 2014. If we talk about Debaltseve, from 20 December 2014 to 19 February 2015, our losses amounted to 142 killed during the clashes, 22 - during the withdrawal, and during that time only Russian regular troops in this area lost 952 dead and 1500 wounded. This is despite the fact that the territory of the Debaltsev bridgehead was thoroughly swept through by Russian artillery.
As you can see, the term “Debaltsev bridgehead”, which mercilessly exploited Mr. Poroshenko at one time, is still the main symbol for a number of Ukrainian officials who simply do not have the courage to recognize the complete collapse of the Ukrainian army both under Debaltseve and Ilovaisk . Until now, without publishing real data on Ukrainian losses in these boilers, the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine continues to “propagate” “Russian losses” in official reports. At the same time, the number of dead "Russian servicemen" is increasing with each new speech by Fedichev and others like him ...