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Russian forces showing ‘total lack of progress’ on Ukraine battlefield: Pentagon official

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Ukraine’s forces have brought the Russian advance to a halt in recent weeks and the Russian military’s positions on the ground have weakened, a senior US defense official said Friday.

“You are seeing a complete and total lack of progress by the Russians on the battlefield,” the official said, speaking to reporters on grounds of anonymity.

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