Despite some reports on Bakhmut the fact remains that it has not been seized illegally by Putin’s Russia.
Nor has there being a mass withdrawal yet from there by Ukraine:
Don’t give up.
Russia are pouring everything into one place and losing everywhere else.
The longer they stay in that area it will cripple Putin’s Russia and forces energy even more.
On an energy note, as the restoration continues amid the defending this is a big energy early win for Ukraine in 2023:
Heating season ended with a surplus of capacity.
NATO confirming Russia’s huge losses also this weekend overall in their war: