Russian military confirms casualties in Ukraine operation

Posted On: Jun 28, 2022   |   Posted By: RT

Russian military confirms casualties in Ukraine operation

A small number of soldiers also ended up captured by Ukrainian forces, the Russian Defense Ministry said
The Russian military has suffered casualties, and some soldiers have ended up captured by the opposing forces during the ongoing military operation in Ukraine, Russian Defense Ministry spokesman Major General Igor Konashenkov acknowledged on Sunday during a press briefing, as he provided a daily update on the conflict.
“Since the launch of the operation, has destroyed 254 tanks and other armored combat vehicles, 31 aircraft on the ground, 46 multiple launch rocket systems, 103 pieces of artillery and mortars, 164 pieces of special military vehicles,” Konashenkov stated.
Russian soldiers are showing courage and heroism as they carry out combat missions of the special military operation. Unfortunately, there are killed and wounded among our comrades.
The official did not specify the number of casualties among Russian troops, stating only that they are “many times less than the number of...

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