The Russian Defence Ministry announced that the Russian Armed Forces proceeded to the manoeuvre to move from Kherson to the left bank of the Dnieper River.
"In the Nikolaev-Krivoy Rog direction, the units of the Russian group of troops are maneuvering to the earlier prepared positions on the left bank of the Dnieper, in strict accordance with the approved plan," representatives for the ministry told reporters on Thursday, November 10.
On November 9, the Commander of the special military operation in Ukraine, Army General Sergei Surovikin, and Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu decided to arrange defense along the left bank of the Dnieper. Surovikin also stated that the maneuvering operations would be carried out in the near future. Chechen President Kadyrov called it the right, albeit difficult decision.
Ukrainians are fleeing the cities that could be taken by the Russian army. Apartment prices have already dropped by as much as 50 percent in Kharkiv. Housing sales have increased in Odessa as well, even if compared to 2022