The Russian Ministry of Defense has delivered a new report on the losses in the ranks of the Ukrainian army and its Western mercenary allies.
Published on 22.8.2022
“High-precision weapons of the Russian Aerospace Forces hit the sites of the national Kraken training and a unit of foreign mercenaries near Andreivka in the Kharkov region, killing more than 100 gunmen, including about 20 American mercenaries”, said the Russian ministry.
He added that “13 missiles of the Olkha system were destroyed in the air while targeting the vicinity of the Kakhovskaya hydroelectric power station in the Kherson region and Melitopol in the Zaporozhye region”.
The statement pointed out that “strikes on the Nikolayev and Dnepropetrovsk regions led to the death of more than 400 Ukrainian militiamen, while about 130 militiamen and eight special military vehicles were killed north of the city of Kharkov”.
A few days ago, the Russian Ministry of Defense announced that it had attacked the command posts of the Ukrainian forces, destroying 6 missile and weapons depots, killing dozens of Ukrainian militiamen.
The ministry pointed out that the Russian air force “neutralized more than 100 mercenaries” from Poland and Germany in the Kharkov region, while more than 50 militiamen were injured.
Russia said a few days ago that the West’s actions show that they do not care about nuclear security in Zaporozhye.
Report of the Russian Ministry of Defense / briefing on the progress of the special military operation in Ukraine.
The Armed Forces of the Russian Federation continue the special military operation in Ukraine.
High-precision weapons of the Russian Aerospace Forces hit the battle positions of the nationalist formation Kraken and a unit of foreign mercenaries near Andreevka, Kharkov region, killing more than 100 militants, including up to 20 American mercenaries.
Operational-tactical aviation of the Russian Aerospace Forces near Velikomikhailovka in the Dnepropetrovsk region almost completely destroyed a battalion of the 110th territorial defense brigade of the AFU, with losses of at least 200 nationalists killed and more than 150 wounded.
As a result of strikes on the combat positions of a tank battalion of the 28th mechanized brigade near Kiselevka, Nikolaev region, and the 212th rifle battalion of the AFU near Apostolovo, Dnepropetrovsk region, the enemy suffered more than 200 casualties.
High-precision ground weapons destroyed up to 130 fighters and 8 units of special vehicles in the area of concentration of personnel and military equipment of the AFU of the 27th battalion of the 127th territorial defense brigade north of Kharkov.
High-precision air missiles destroyed more than 200 people, two tanks and 7 special vehicles of the 3rd and 12th battalions of the 25th Airborne Brigade of the AFU near Zvanovka and Paraskovievka in the Donetsk People’s Republic.
Operational-tactical and aviation strikes of the army, missile troops and artillery continue against military installations in Ukraine.
7 AFU command posts, including the 53rd Mechanized Brigade near Vodyanoye, the 58th Motorized Infantry Brigade in the Soledar district of the Donetsk People’s Republic, as well as 187 manpower and supply areas military equipment was affected.
1 self-propelled Buk-M1 surface-to-air missile launcher near Shevchenko, 4 ammunition depots near Galitsynovka, Konstantinovka, Shabelkovka in the Donetsk People’s Republic and Belaya Krinitsa in the Kherson region, 3 fuel depots near Slobozhanskaya in the region from Kharkov, Konstantinovka and Galitsinovka in the Donetsk People’s Republic, and 1 American-made ANTPQ-36 counter-battery radio station near Kramatorsk.
Russian air defense means destroyed 6 Ukrainian drones near Vrubovka in the Lugansk People’s Republic, Novomikhailovka, Staromlynovka in the Donetsk People’s Republic, Bogoroditskoye in the Nikolaev region, Novozlatopol’ in the Zaporozhye region and Fedorovka in the Kharkov region .
In addition, 13 rockets of the Olkha multi-launch rocket system were shot down in flight near the Kakhovskaya hydroelectric power station in the Kherson region and Militopol’ in the Zaporozhye region.
A total of 267 Ukrainian aircraft and 148 helicopters, 1,776 drones, 367 anti-aircraft missile systems, 4,354 tanks and other armored combat vehicles, 809 multiple-launch rocket systems, 3,320 field artillery and mortars, as well that 4,969 units of special military vehicles were destroyed during the operation.