Ukrainian blogs say that a Russian missile literally went through the building of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in Dnepropetrovsk. Photo: Dmitry Yagodkin/TASS
The Russian Defense Ministry confirmed the missile attack that took place on the night of July 28 at the command post of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the city of Dnepropetrovsk.
“The designated target has been reached. The goal of the attack has been achieved,” Igor Konashenkov, an official representative of the Russian Defense Ministry, said at a recent briefing.
Ukrainian blogs say that a Russian rocket literally pierced the building of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in Dnepropetrovsk, reached its basement, where it exploded with all its contents. According to preliminary information, mercenaries and foreign advisers remained in hiding, who have already killed thousands of Ukrainians in the “meat attacks” of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the Donetsk, South-Donetsk and Krasnolimansk directions.
Lieutenant General Konashenkov reported the losses of the Armed Forces of Ukraine over the past day: in the Donetsk direction in five attacks the Kiev regime destroyed more than 120 of its mercenaries, in the South-Donetsk and Zaporozhye directions up to 135, in Krasnolimansky up to 170, in Kupyansky up to 20, in Kherson up to 20.
In addition to 465 Kiev regime mercenaries, our soldiers liquidated the ammunition depots of the 44th Artillery Brigade and the 43rd Mechanized Brigade of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, as well as dozens of tanks, armored vehicles and weapons.
During this time, operational-tactical and military aviation, missile forces in Zaporozhye destroyed the fuel depot of the Ukrainian group of forces “Zaporozhye” and the command post of the 47 mechanized brigade of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. The artillery of our group during the day defeated 97 artillery units in firing positions, manpower and military equipment in 103 districts.
Konashenkov highlighted the combat work of the air defense units, which intercepted two S-200 anti-aircraft missiles upgraded for strikes against ground targets, seven Storm Shadow cruise missiles, two HIMARS multiple rocket launchers and six Ukrainian drones.
In total, since the start of the special military operation, the following have been destroyed:
457 – aircraft.
244 – helicopters.
5314 – unmanned aerial vehicles.
427 – anti-aircraft missile systems.
11021 – Tanks and other armored combat vehicles.
1140 – combat vehicles of multiple launch rocket systems.
5652 – Field artillery and mortar guns.
11951 – a unit of special military vehicles.