Moscow, SANA The Russian Defense Ministry (MOD)announced that the successful joint actions of the Russian forces and units of the Donetsk and Lugansk People’s Republics inflicted heavy losses upon the ranks of the Ukrainian armed forces during the past 24 hours.
Russian Aerospace Forces delivered strikes against deployment point of the Ukraine’s neo-Nazi Azov Battalion in Kharkov and one of the battalions of the 92nd Brigade near the village of Pokotilovka, eliminating up to 100 Ukrainian servicemen and foreign mercenaries, and 15 units of armoured vehicles” Russian Defense Ministry spokesman Igor Konashenkov reported on Tuesday.
Precision weapons of the Russian Aerospace Forces hit depots with Western weapons in the Poltava region of the city of Kremenchug, and as a result of the strike, Western-made weapons and ammunition that were in a factory to be shipped to the Ukrainian forces in Donbass were hit, the spokesman said.
Operational-tactical and army aviation, missile troops and artillery targeted 24 command posts, artillery and mortar units in 58 areas, as well as manpower and military equipment in 304 areas.
On June 28, Russian air defense systems shot down three Su-25 aircraft and a Mi-8 helicopter of the Ukrainian Air Force near Pervomayskoye village in Nikolaev region, and 9 Ukrainian drones were destroyed in many towns in the Kharkov, People’s Republic of Donetsk, and Luhansk People’s Republic.
7 Ukrainian 2 Tochka-U missiles were intercepted in many regions in Luhansk People’s Republic, and 10 Multiple Launch Rocket Systems (MLRS) in other regions in Kharkov region, Donetsk, Yasinovataya, Troitskoy and the western Avdiivka region on the outskirts of the Donetsk People’s Republic.
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