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"It is possible to fight now and perform large-scale combat missions. But, will they fight or will the confrontation remain at the level of occasional shooting and clashes? Most likely, they will not fight. Although I can't give you any guarantee, since I do not participate in drafting operational plans," the expert said.

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Earlier, a Ukrainian volunteer Yuriy Mysyagin reported that Ukrainian soldiers from the 54th Brigade had advanced in the area of the Svitlodarska Duha bulge on January 11.