Artillery of the RF Armed Forces on the night of May 5 destroyed 32 Ukrainian command posts, five warehouses, as well as 61 pieces of equipment and over 600 nationalists. This was announced by the official representative of the Russian Defense Ministry, Major General Igor Konashenkov.
He clarified that artillery units hit 32 command posts, five ammunition depots, 403 strongholds, areas of concentration of manpower and military equipment, writes REGNUM. In addition, 51 positions of Ukrainian artillery were destroyed. In addition, Konashenkov noted, more than 600 nationalists and 61 units of military equipment and weapons were destroyed, Zvezda TV channel reports.
Earlier on the same day, it was also reported that the Russian Armed Forces destroyed the aircraft of the Armed Forces of Ukraine (APU) at the Kanatovo airfield in the Kirovohrad region with strikes of high-precision air-launched missiles. In addition, a large ammunition depot in the city of Nikolaev and fuel storage facilities for Ukrainian military equipment in the Zhovtneve district of the Nikolaev region were liquidated.
On May 4, the Ministry of Defense showed the work of artillery units of the Russian Armed Forces (RF Armed Forces). On this day, the Russian missile forces destroyed the BM-21 Grad MLRS battery. Also managed to hit 83 areas of concentration of manpower and military equipment, writes “Moscow 24”.
On May 3, the military department said that the Russian Armed Forces had attacked a logistics center at the military airfield in Odessa, through which foreign weapons were delivered.
On February 24, Russia launched a special operation to protect Donbass. The situation in the region escalated in mid-February due to shelling by the Ukrainian military. The authorities of the Donetsk and Lugansk People’s Republics announced the evacuation of residents to the Russian Federation, and also turned to Moscow for help. On February 21, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree recognizing the independence of the DPR and LPR and promised to support the republics.
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