Kiev forces’ manpower losses on the Kupyansk and Krasny Liman axes have reached about 90 over the past 24 hours, the Russian Defense Ministry reported.
“On the Kupyansk axis, Task Force “West” units supported by aircraft, artillery and heavy flamethrower systems repelled three attacks by assault groups of Ukraine’s 43rd Mechanized Brigade and 57th Motorized Infantry Brigade in the areas of Ivanovka and Sinkovka in the Kharkov region,” the report said.
Damage was inflicted on enemy manpower and equipment in the areas of Peschanoye and Berestovoye in the Kharkov region and Nevskoye in the Lugansk People’s Republic. “Ukrainian army losses amounted up to 35 servicemen, two armored fighting vehicles and one “Gvozdika” self-propelled howitzer,” the Defense Ministry said.
On the Krasny Liman axis, Task Force “Center” aircraft and artillery defeated manpower and equipment of 63rd and 66th Mechanized Brigades in the areas of Chervonaya Dibrova (LPR) and Serebryanka Forestry. The enemy lost up to 55 servicemen and two cars.
Over the past 24 hours, 74 Ukrainian unmanned aerial vehicles were eliminated in the areas of Sergeyevka (LPR), Gorlovka, Spornoye and Yalynksoye (DPR), Chubarevka and Tokmak in the Zaporozhye region, and Novaya Kakhovka and Ivanovka in the Kherson region. An anti-radiation HARM missile was shot down.*i*sb