Ukrainian forces repulse nine Russian attacks in eastern Ukraine over past day

Ukrainian forces repulse nine Russian attacks in eastern Ukraine over past day

Ukrainian defenders successfully repulsed nine attacks by Russian invaders in the area of the Joint Forces Operation in the past 24 hours.

According to Ukrinform, the press service of the Joint Forces Operation reported this on Facebook.

Ukrainian soldiers today destroyed six Russian tanks, five armored vehicles, six vehicles and four artillery systems of the enemy, the statement said.

Air defense units shot down two Russian aircraft, a cruise missile and an unmanned aerial vehicle in eastern Ukraine.

Ukrinform reported earlier that about 18,600 Russian soldiers were killed in action in Ukraine from February 24 to April 6. The enemy also lost 684 tanks, 1,861 armored fighting vehicles, 332 artillery systems, 107 multiple rocket launchers, 55 air defense systems and other equipment.

While citing and using any materials on the Internet, links to the website not lower than the first paragraph are mandatory. In addition, citing the translated materials of foreign media outlets is possible only if there is a link to the website and the website of a foreign media outlet. Materials marked as "Advertisement" or with a disclaimer reading "The material has been posted in accordance with Part 3 of Article 9 of the Law of Ukraine "On Advertising" No. 270/96-VR of July 3, 1996 and the Law of Ukraine "On the Media" No. 2849-Х of March 31, 2023 and on the basis of an agreement/invoice.

© 2015-2024 Ukrinform. All rights reserved.

Website design Studio Laconica

Extended searchHide extended search
By period: