Russia claimed today to have destroyed with long-range missiles a deposit of weapons, supplied by the US and European countries to Ukraine, in an aluminum plant in Zaporizhia, in southeastern Ukraine.
“Kalibr high-precision long-range sea-based missiles destroyed hangars with a large batch of foreign weapons and ammunition supplied by the United States and European countries to Ukrainian troops at an aluminum plant in Zaporizhia,” the Defense Ministry said in its statement. morning part.
Military spokesman Igor Konashenkov further stated that the operational-tactical and military aviation of the Russian Aerospace Forces hit 59 Ukrainian military facilities overnight, including 50 assembly areas for Ukrainian soldiers and military equipment, and four warehouses with weapons and ammunition.
They also shot down a Buk-M1 anti-aircraft missile system in the Sloviansk area, it added. Konashenkov also noted that as a result of these attacks, Russia killed more than 120 “nationalists” and destroyed 35 vehicles and armor.
The Strategic Rocket and Artillery Forces in turn completed a total of 537 missions in Ukraine overnight, during which they attacked 432 areas of concentration of soldiers and military equipment, 67 artillery positions, two batteries of multiple launch rocket systems and seven ammunition depots, he said.