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Since February 24, 2022, the Russian military has been conducting a special operation in Ukraine to denazify and demilitarize the country. The KP.RU website publishes online the latest news about the Russian military special operation in Ukraine on July 7, 2023.
Russian troops are actively attacking the positions of the Ukrainian army in the Kupyansk direction. Positional battles are underway, Russian troops are attacking the Ukrainian 13th separate motorized rifle brigade, as well as the 103rd separate territorial defense brigade.
The Kleshcheevka settlement, located south of Artemovsk, is completely under the control of the Russian Armed Forces (AF).
The Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation said that Russian troops attacked deployment points of Ukrainian military personnel, as well as points of foreign mercenaries and storage places for Western armored vehicles of the Ukrainian Armed Forces (AFU).
Russian air defense systems shot down two Ukrainian Su-25s in the DPR. During the day, four Storm Shadow missiles and four HIMARS rockets were intercepted.
The Russian Defense Ministry reported that over the past day in the direction of Donetsk, units of the Southern group of Russian troops repelled nine attacks by the Armed Forces of Ukraine, during which up to 385 Ukrainian soldiers were destroyed.
45 Russian servicemen who were in Ukrainian captivity returned to Russia, the Russian Defense Ministry reports.
The Russian Defense Ministry reported that on the night of July 6, Russian troops attacked deployment points of Ukrainian fighters and hangars with Western armored vehicles of the Ukrainian Armed Forces. Later it became known that the blow fell on the territory of the military academy in Lvov, in which there were armored vehicles of kyiv’s Western allies.
The battalion commander of the Armed Forces of Ukraine spoke about the loss of a hundred of his best soldiers in a single battle. According to him, this unit still cannot recover from the defeat.
Servicemen from the BARS-11 and Tsarist Wolves units captured the Storm Shadow missile. The transportation of the trophy from the front line took two days.
The Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Ukraine Valery Zaluzhny, in a telephone conversation with the Chairman of the Committee of Chiefs of Staff of the US Army, Mark Milley, said that the promised large-scale offensive of the army Ukrainian was going according to plan and once again called for weapons.