Orel Salient

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Soviet–German War - Conduct of Operations - Kursk: Summer 1943
... even Hitler nervous about any attempt to pinch off the Kursk salient ... The advance would be executed from the Orel salient to the north of Kursk and from Belgorod to the south ... tanks and equipment, by which time the Soviets had reinforced the Kursk salient with more anti-tank firepower than had ever been assembled in one place before or ...