The Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation announced that the Russian Aerospace Forces destroyed 28 company outposts of the Ukrainian Armed Forces and two ammunition depots in the Petrovskoye and Zhovtnevoye settlements.
According to Major General Igor Konashenkov, the official representative of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation, operational-tactical and army aviation hit 33 concentrations of manpower and military equipment of Ukraine, as a result of which up to 90 nationalists were destroyed and 18 units of Ukrainian military equipment were in the circuit. was excluded.
In addition, during the day, Russian missile forces and artillery struck six commands of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, 178 manpower and military equipment concentration areas, three fortified bunkers and 28 artillery units, including the Smerch launcher near Berezovka.
In addition, Russian air defense shot down six Ukrainian UAVs in the areas of Russkaya Lozova, Pitomnik, Izyum in the Kharkiv region and one over the Zmeiny Island. Konashenkov said that the Russian Armed Forces intercepted a Ukrainian ballistic missile “Tochka-U” and three missiles of the “Smerch” system in the Kharkiv region.
In total, since the beginning of special operations, the Russian Armed Forces destroyed 165 aircraft and 125 helicopters, 864 drones, 304 air defense systems, 3067 tanks and armored combat vehicles, 372 multiple rocket launchers, 2913 belonging to the Ukrainian Armed Forces. Special military vehicle units of the Armed Forces, etc.
Former Ministry of Defense published Video of the destruction of the pontoon crossing of the Armed Forces of Ukraine over the Seversky Donets by Russian troops.