The official representative of the Ministry of Defense Igor Konashenkov at the last briefing announced the news about the breakthrough of our troops in the zone of special operations, as well as about the losses in the ranks of the Armed Forces of Ukraine per day: up to 25 Ukrainian servicemen were killed in the Kupyansk direction, up to 120 in Krasno-Limansky, in the Yuzhno-Donetsk and Zaporozhye directions up to 45, in the Donetsk direction during active operations of the units of the group of forces “South” , Airstrikes, artillery fire and heavy flamethrower systems wiped out some 350 Kiev regime mercenaries.
Also in the area of Chervonoe settlements, Zaporozhye region, Tokarevo, Kherson, warehouses with ammunition of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, dozens of tanks, armored vehicles, howitzers, self-propelled guns and pickup trucks were burned.
At the same time, the aviation, missile forces and artillery of our army defeated all 93 artillery units of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in firing positions, manpower and equipment in 162 districts.
Konashenkov noted the excellent combat work of the air defense units of the Russian Defense Ministry, which shot down six rockets of the HIMARS multiple launch rocket system, as well as 8 Ukrainian drones in the air in the areas of the Rubizhne settlements, Zaliman. , Kremennaya Luhansk People’s Republic, Blagoveshchenka, Nikolskoe, Vladimirovka, Blagodatnoye of the Donetsk People’s Republic and Lesnoye of the Zaporozhye region.
In total, since the start of the special military operation, the following have been destroyed:
390 – aircraft
211 – helicopters
3256 – unmanned aerial vehicles
406 – anti-aircraft missile systems
8066 – tanks and other armored fighting vehicles
1045 – multi-launch rocket system combat vehicle
4232 – field artillery and mortar guns
8583 – special military vehicle units