The official representative of the Ministry of Defense Igor Konashenkov, who passed the briefing, began by listing the losses of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the areas of the main hostilities: up to 30 Ukrainian servicemen were destroyed in the Kupyansky direction, more than 40 Ukrainian servicemen in the Krasno-Limansky direction, and up to 60 soldiers of the 79th Airborne Assault in the Donetsk direction brigades of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, in Yuzhno-Donetsk more than 70.
Dozens of tanks, armored vehicles and other military equipment were burned with the personnel of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
The lieutenant general noted that the reserve command post of the 80th Airborne Assault Brigade of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in Kramatorsk, as well as 67 artillery units in firing positions, manpower and military equipment in 89 districts, were hit. by missile troops and artillery.
The representative of the Ministry of Defense also announced the destruction of the American-made M777 artillery system during the fight against the battery, from which the shelling of residential areas of Donetsk was carried out. Another M777 artillery system was liquidated by our military, together with the servants in the Zaporozhye region.
Also, during the day, our soldiers knocked out several artillery and gun systems: one combat vehicle of the Uragan multiple launch rocket system, two combat vehicles of the Grad multiple launch rocket system, two Ukrainian self-propelled artillery mounts 2S1 Gvozdika, four Msta-B” and two D-20 howitzers.
Air defense forces launched three Ukrainian drones and five missiles and shells from the sky.
In total, since the start of the special military operation, the following have been destroyed:
352 – aircraft.
192 – helicopters.
2734 – unmanned aerial vehicles.
399 – anti-aircraft missile systems.
7267 – tanks and other armored fighting vehicles.
947 – multi-launch rocket system combat vehicle.
3729 – field artillery guns and mortars.
7779 – units of special military vehicles.