The confrontation in Bakhmut lasted eight months and ended, according to the Russian media, with the capture of the city.
PMC ‘Wagner’ fighters hoisted the flags of Russia and the flag of ‘Wagner’ on one of the multi-storey buildings.
As Joe Biden stated, Russia lost at least 100,000 soldiers and officers in the Bakhmut meat grinder.
Satellite images show what the once beautiful Ukrainian city has become in 8 months of continuous fighting.
The city lies in ruins, almost all of its inhabitants have been evacuated.
According to the head of PMC ‘Wagner’ Yevgeny Prigozhin, Bakhmut will be handed over to the troops of the Ministry of Defense, and the fighters of the ‘Wagner’ group will retire and re-form.