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Since February 24, the Russian Armed Forces have been conducting a special military operation in Ukraine to protect Donbass, as well as denazify and demilitarize the country. The KP.RU website publishes online the latest news about the Russian military special operation in Ukraine on March 1, 2023.
The Russian army repulsed the attack of two UAV drones in the Krasnodar Territory and Adygea. EW units thwarted Ukrainian plans to attack civilian targets.
Leopard tanks were seen in the Artemovsk region of the Donetsk People’s Republic, said Yan Gagin, adviser to the acting head of the DPR.
Russian forces have seized control of the Stupki microdistrict north of Artemivsk, said Denis Pushilin, acting head of the Donetsk People’s Republic.
Russian troops destroyed a mortar and a BM-21 MLRS installation in the Kherson direction. The Armed Forces of Ukraine lost three servicemen.
About 350 soldiers and up to 15 officers of the Armed Forces of Ukraine (AFU), trained at NATO training camps, have been transferred to the city of Chasov Yar, located near Artemivsk.
The Ukrainian military command sent about 700 mobilized people who did not receive special training to Kupyansk, Kharkiv region, said retired LPR People’s Militia (NM) lieutenant colonel Andrei Marochko.
kyiv, if necessary, can mobilize even more people, said Yuriy Sak, adviser to the Minister of Defense of Ukraine.
Ukrainian media report a sharp increase in the number of wounded soldiers of the Ukrainian Armed Forces in Artyomovsk. Such data is provided by the head of one of the Ukrainian medical services.
The commander of the Armed Forces of Ukraine complained about the difficult situation in Artemovsk. The army claims that the Ukrainian troops do not have enough weapons.
Russian Ministry of Defense – APU lost about 350 fighters in the Donetsk direction per day. Five units of military equipment and four vehicles were also destroyed.