In the Russian army, generals do not find a common language
British intelligence report published on Twitter Ministry of Great Britain, refers to the dismissal of one of the key operational commanders on the Russian-Ukrainian front.
As noted in the summary, Teplinskiy was the leader of the relatively successful withdrawal of Russian troops from the west of the Dnieper in November 2022, and on in Russia, he was recognized as a capable and pragmatic commander.
“There is a real possibility that the debate over the added tasks of the Airborne Forces contributed to his dismissal: the Airborne Forces were often used to hold positions traditionally assigned to mechanized infantry,” the statement reads. message.
At the same time, it remains unclear whether Teplinskiy retains his additional powers as the head of the Airborne Forces, the airborne troops of the Russian Federation, British intelligence notes.
" Teplinsky's departure is likely another sign of ongoing divisions in the top hierarchy of the Russian operation as General Valery Gerasimov tries to impose his personal power on the campaign,” the UK Ministry of Defense said in a statement.
Prepared by: Nina Petrovich