The Ministry of Defense posted a video on Telegram on Saturday showing Sojgu with high-ranking military officers, including Valery Gerasimov discussed with the chief of staff.
️Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu held a meeting on the provision of ammunition for the group of troops. According to the minister, production capacities were expanded and the provision of troops with ammunition, including high-precision ammunition, increased many times over. pic.twitter.com/zVwd9M1JhW
— War (Monitor) April 1, 2023
Sojgu among others he promised to increase the supply of ammunition to the Russian troops. As he said:
They have determined the amount of regular supply of ammunition that runs out the fastest, and are taking the necessary measures to increase it.
The intelligence report of the British Ministry of Defense on Saturday said that due to the failure of the winter Russian offensive, the time is probably approaching when the Russian political leadership will run out of patience with Valery Gerasimov, who, in addition to the Chief of General Staff, has been in charge of the “special military operation”, i.e. the war in Ukraine, since January. also leads.
Cover photo: A video taken from the Russian Defense Ministry shows Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu at a command post of Russian military units fighting in the war against Ukraine, on the front line in eastern Ukraine, south of Donetsk, on March 4, 2023. MTI/AP/Russian Ministry of Defense