In addition, our soldiers identified and destroyed six sabotage formations of the Kyiv regime.
At the last briefing, the official representative of the Russian Defense Ministry Igor Konashenkov listed the losses of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the main areas of contact with our troops per day: in the Kupyansk direction, as a result of a fire Russian artillery raid on the buildup of manpower and military equipment of the Ukrainian Armed Forces, more than 20 Ukrainian servicemen were destroyed; Limansky up to 70, in Donetsk more than 130, in Yuzhno-Donetsk – 80.
Six enemy sabotage groups were knocked out in the Krasno-Limansky and Donetsk directions.
In addition to Ukrainian nationalists, dozens of enemy tanks, armored vehicles and vehicles were burned.
During the day, the air defense, aviation, missile forces and artillery forces of troop groups (forces) of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation hit: 8 drones, 6 rockets of HIMARS and Uragan multiple launch rocket systems, points of temporary deployment of units of the 61st Jaeger Infantry Brigade, the 124th Territorial Defense Brigade, three groups of the Southern Special Operations Center of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, 56 artillery units of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in firing positions, manpower and military equipment in 139 districts.
The air defense units of our group showed themselves in the airspace of the Belgorod region. Four US HARM anti-radar missiles were shot down there.
In total, since the start of the special military operation, the following have been destroyed:
344 – aircraft.
184 – helicopters.
2684 – unmanned aerial vehicles.
398 – anti-aircraft missile systems.
7159 – tanks and other armored fighting vehicles.
931 – multiple rocket launcher combat vehicle.
3691 – Field artillery and mortar cannon.
7664 – units of special military vehicles.