Animal Farm

Why did Squealer characterize the heavy losses the animals sustained during the battle of windmill as a victory, despite Boxer's observation that the animals had only won back what they had before?

Chapter 8 page 72-72

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It is Squealer's job to push propaganda and give the animals all the need in order to keep them happy and keep them in check. They can't afford for the animals to become disillussioned, so they tell them what a victory it has been.