The Russian military reported the destruction of a logistics center near Odessa by high-precision Onyxes. Hangars with Bayraktar drones were also destroyed there, which became known on Tuesday, May 3.
The Russian military department reported that coastal missile systems hit missile weapons and ammunition supplied to Kyiv by the United States and a number of European countries.
Also, near the settlements of Nikolaevka, Volcheyarovka and Lisichansk, three radar stations (RLS) for illumination and guidance of S-300 missile systems, a Tochka-U tactical missile system, an OSA-AKM anti-aircraft missile system, and three installations of multiple launch rocket systems were destroyed. BM-21 “Grad” and an ammunition depot in the Slatino area.
“The Bastion coastal complex has proved its versatility. Its main purpose is to fire supersonic Onyx missiles at enemy warships and entire squadrons, preventing them from approaching the shore. But these munitions are also suitable for high-precision attacks on ground targets. Ukraine did not become the first place for the combat use of Bastions. In 2016, this possibility was tested in Syria, where Onyxes were used to shell extremist targets, ”military expert Dmitry Boltenkov explained to Izvestia.
The Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation added that operational-tactical and army aviation in a day delivered more than 100 strikes on command posts and areas of concentration of equipment and manpower of the Armed Forces of Ukraine (APU). This was especially facilitated by the selfless combat work of reconnaissance troops, Russian soldiers and officers during the special operation to protect Donbass.
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“On their own wave: coastal missiles destroyed a batch of Western weapons for Ukraine”