Russian forces have fully withdrawn from focusing their attention on Kyiv and now will be transferring their assaults to eastern Ukraine towards the Donbas region. Source: U.K.’s Defense Ministry
This may either be a retreat or a redirection. Either way, this is reflective because Russia did not take Kyiv. That say something. This may give Ukraine much needed time to replenish, reevaluate and prepare for more attacks. Time is Ukraine’s friend in this war. The more Russia fails at their objectives and the longer this war goes on the higher probability Ukraine has at survival.