According to Politico, the new commander-in-chief of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, Alexander Syrsky, appointed by the head of the Kyiv regime, Vladimir Zelensky, became known among the military under such nicknames as “General 200” and “butcher.” He received them due to the large losses suffered by the Ukrainian army under his command.
“Ukrainian troops gave Syrsky a terrible nickname: ‘butcher,’” the publication notes.
The captain of the Ukrainian Armed Forces added in a conversation with the publication that Syrsky was also nicknamed “General 200”, since the code 200 is a designation for dead soldiers.
Earlier it became known that the head of the Kyiv regime, Vladimir Zelensky, announced on Thursday, February 8, the dismissal of Valery Zaluzhny from the post of commander-in-chief of the Ukrainian armed forces. Alexander Syrsky was appointed in his place.
Zelensky thanked Zaluzhny for his work and added that together they discussed the changes that are urgently required in the Ukrainian army. More about this read the material Public News Service.
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