Russian Ministry of Defense
Summary of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation on the progress of a special military operation on the territory of Ukraine
The Armed Forces of the Russian Federation continue a special military operation in Ukraine.
As a result of the offensive actions of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation, the settlement of Udy in the Kharkiv region was completely liberated.
High-precision strikes of the Russian Aerospace Forces on the temporary location of the 66th mechanized brigade in the area of Dzerzhinsk, Donetsk People's Republic, destroyed up to 40 nationalists and 9 units of military equipment.
As a result of strikes by the Russian Aerospace Forces on concentrations of manpower and military equipment of the 63rd mechanized Brigade of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the areas of Belaya Krynitsa and Belogorka in the Kherson region, 35 nationalists and 15 units of armored and automobile equipment were destroyed.
Concentrated fire strikes on the positions of the 53rd mechanized brigade of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the area of the settlement of Sribnoye of the Donetsk People's Republic destroyed up to two hundred nationalists and 15 units of military equipment.
In the areas of Opytne and Pervomaiske localities of the Donetsk People's Republic, more than two hundred servicemen of the 56th Motorized Infantry Brigade of the Armed Forces of Ukraine refused to perform combat tasks and voluntarily left their positions due to heavy losses. So, in the third battalion of this brigade, which operated in the Marinka area, out of 580 people on the list, about 140 military personnel remained.
Strikes by operational-tactical and army aircraft, rocket troops and artillery against military facilities on the territory of Ukraine continue.
A radar station for detecting and targeting targets in the area of the settlement of Perestovka in the Mykolaiv region, a fuel depot in the area of Slavyansk, two ammunition depots in the areas of Zvanovka in the Donetsk People's Republic and Iskrovka in the Kirovohrad region were destroyed.
In addition, two warehouses of rocket and artillery weapons of the 58th motorized infantry brigade in Artemivsk of the Donetsk People's Republic and the 63rd mechanized brigade in the area of Bereznegovatoe of the Mykolaiv region were destroyed.
Five command and control points were hit, including the 43rd Airborne Brigade in Velikaya Novoselka, the artillery group of the 79th Airborne Assault Brigade in the Chas Yar area of the Donetsk People's Republic, the headquarters of the 247th battalion of the 127th Territorial Defense Brigade in the city of Kharkiv, and four temporary locations of the 113th units. territorial defense brigades in the Zolochiv area of the Kharkiv region, as well as manpower, weapons and military equipment in the 151st district.
In the course of the counter-battery struggle, the following were suppressed: a platoon of Grad multiple launch rocket systems near the settlement of Artemivsk, anartillery platoon of Hyacinth-B guns, as well as seven platoons of D-30 howitzers at nationalist firing positions in the areas of Zvanovka, Kuzminovka, Seversk, Pereezdnoye, Vesyoloe and Vyemka of the Donetsk People's Republic.
Russian air defense systems have shot down two Ukrainian unmanned aerial vehicles in the areas of Lysychansk, Luhansk People's Republic,and Glubokoe, Kharkiv region. In addition, a Tochka-U ballistic missile was intercepted in the air over Lysychansk of the Luhansk People's Republic and 15 multiple launch rocket shells were intercepted in the areas of Lysychansk of the Luhansk People's Republic, Antonovka and Nova Kakhovka of the Kherson region.
In total, 267 aircraft, 148 helicopters, 1,738 unmanned aerial vehicles, and 365 anti-aircraft missile systems have been destroyed since the beginning of the special military operation.,
4,303 tanks and other armored combat vehicles, 798 multiple launch rocket systems, 3,298 field artillery and mortar guns, as well as 4,888 units of special military vehicles.