The Ministry of Defense announced the interception of the Ukrainian “Tochka-U” in the Sumy region
Posted On May 14, 2022
Ministry of Defense: Russian air defense intercepted “Tochka-U” in the Sumy region The Russian Aerospace Forces also destroyed 28 company strongholds of the Ukrainian Armed Forces and two ammunition depots in the areas of the settlements of Petrivske and Zhovtneve
Russian air defense systems intercept Ukrainian Tochka-U ballistic missile near the village Khleborob in the Sumy region. This is reported by the Ministry of Defense of Russia.
In addition, three rockets of the Smerch multiple launch rocket system were intercepted. in the Kamenka district of the Kharkiv region.
«During the day, six Ukrainian unmanned aerial vehicles were shot down in the areas of the settlements of Russkaya Lozovaya, Pitomnik, Izyum of the Kharkov region, including one over Zmeiny Island»,— according to the report of the Ministry of Defense.
At the request of Roskomnadzor, RBC provides data on the details of the military operation in Ukraine based on information from Russian official sources.
During the day, the Russian Aerospace Forces hit 28 company strongholds of the Ukrainian Armed Forces and two ammunition depots in the areas of the settlements of Petrivske and Zhovtneve.
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Also, rocket troops and artillery hit six command posts, 178 concentration areas of Ukrainian military personnel, three fortified bunkers and 28 artillery units, including the Smerch launcher. near the settlement of Berezovka in the Odessa region.
In total, since the beginning of the special military operation in Ukraine, according to the Ministry of Defense, the following have been destroyed:
- 165 aircraft, 125 helicopters, 864 drones;
- 304 anti-aircraft missile systems;
- 3,067 tanks and other armored vehicles;
- 372 multiple rocket launchers,
- 1,514 field artillery pieces and mortars.
Formerly 14 May, Ministry of Defense Russia was informed about the destruction of the pontoon crossing and units of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, who were trying to cross the Seversky Donets River. The agency clarified that the drone detected the Ukrainian military, after which they opened fire from artillery.
“Enemy armored vehicles with crews that managed to cross the pontoons during the battle were destroyed by fire from Russian artillerymen and crews of infantry fighting vehicles” ,— specified by the ministry. In addition, part of the armored vehicles of the Armed Forces of Ukraine was seized by the Russian military.
On February 24, Russian President Vladimir Putin announced the start of a military operation in Ukraine, among the goals of which he named the protection of the population of Donbass, as well as the denazification and demilitarization of the country.
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