Semyon Timoshenko Quotes
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We are harassing them and will go on harassing them until they are totally exhausted. This is not merely tactics of a definite kind—it is a strategy with a broad perspective, directed at definitive and total victory. The Russian defence always had preparation for the counter-offensive as its aim. The Russian war plan here follows the commandmant of Clausewitz, Swift and powerful transition to the attack—the lightning sword of retribution — that is the most brilliant part of the defense.
No actions are to be taken against the Germans without our consent.