Russian Defense Ministry announced an attack on military facilities of Ukraine’s armed forces near Ukraine’s Rivne
The Russian army managed to destroy a large arsenal 14 kilometers northwest of the Ukrainian city of Rovno with precision weapons at sea. This was announced to journalists on Wednesday, March 23, by the official representative of the Russian Defense Ministry, Major General Igor Konashenkov.
The representative of the department explained that as a result of the strike, the weapons and military equipment of the Ukrainian troops, including those of Western states, were destroyed.
Operational tactical and military aviation, as well as missile forces, hit 97 Ukraine’s military infrastructure facilities in the past day, Konashenkov said.
The Major General also stressed that the Russian armed forces are now fighting for the settlement of Novomikhailovka.
According to him, Russian troops continue to destroy units of the 54th Separate Mechanized Brigade of the Armed Forces of Ukraine (AFU).
Russian President Vladimir Putin announced the launch of a special operation in Ukraine on February 24. Speaking to fellow citizens, he emphasized that the difficult situation in the Donetsk and Luhansk People’s Republics (DNR and LNR) forced Moscow to take such measures.