Official representative of the Russian Ministry of Defense Igor Konashenkov.
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The Russian Ministry of Defense announced a group strike with high-precision long-range air-launched weapons, as well as attack unmanned aerial vehicles, against the Kiev regime’s storage sites for Storm Shadow cruise missiles, ammunition with depleted uranium, as well as centers for radio reconnaissance and training of sabotage groups of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
“The target of the strike has been achieved. All objects were hit,” said Russian Defense Ministry spokesman Igor Konashenkov.
I would like to hope that the weather forecast and wind rose were taken into account when striking.
The lieutenant general also reported data on losses in the ranks of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the main areas of combat contact: in the Donetsk direction in six attacks the enemy left up to 255 bodies in the fields, in Zaporozhye up to 55, in Krasnolimansk more than 50, in Yuzhno-Donetsk more than 180, in Kupyansk up to 20, on Khersonsky more than 80.
In addition to 640 mercenaries of the Kiev regime, our soldiers destroyed ammunition depots of the 38th Marine Brigade and the 110th Mechanized Brigade of the Ukrainian Armed Forces, two M777 artillery systems (USA), a Polish Krab self-propelled gun, an M119 gun (USA), and an AN/TPQ counter-battery radar station -50, as well as dozens of armored vehicles.
Army aviation and missile forces liquidated four control points of the 67th and 110th mechanized brigades of the Ukrainian Armed Forces, as well as the 100th and 112th territorial defense brigades. The group’s artillery defeated enemy personnel and military equipment in 123 areas.
Konashenkov noted the combat work of air defense units, which intercepted five HIMARS multiple launch rocket systems and 27 Ukrainian drones.
In total, since the beginning of the special military operation, the following have been destroyed:
472 – aircraft.
249 – helicopters.
6865 – unmanned aerial vehicles.
437 – anti-aircraft missile systems.
11931 – tank and other armored combat vehicles.
1151 – combat vehicle of multiple launch rocket systems.
6426 – field artillery guns and mortars.
13121 – a unit of special military vehicles.