It is noted that the Russian army continues to conduct offensive operations in the Zaporozhye direction. The artillerymen, supporting the tank and motorized rifle units, inflict intensive attacks on the fortifications of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, manpower buildups, as well as on the columns of teams delivering reinforcements, reports RIA Novosti.
Reconnaissance discovered the position where the stronghold of the Armed Forces of Ukraine was located. The target was destroyed by accurate fire from 152mm self-propelled artillery mounts. The adjustment of the fire was carried out by UAV calculations.
According to the commander of the howitzer battery of the RF Armed Forces with the call sign “Patriot”, among the tasks: support for infantry, defeat of fortresses, artillery-mortar batteries. “We mainly work in the strongholds, they lie down so that the infantry can advance and occupy those strongholds without enemy fire,” said the soldier. He added that reserves had arrived from the Ukrainian side. “We are trying to destroy these reserves. The result is that there is progress,” Patriot said.
Earlier, the capture of the positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine by an assault detachment of the Russian Armed Forces in the Zaporozhye direction was captured on video. The drone footage shows how the assault group of the Russian Armed Forces breaks into the enemy positions in the trenches and enters the battle. The Ukrainian military, who manage to survive, are on the run.