The armed forces of the Russian Federation continue a military special operation in Ukraine, during which strikes are carried out against enemy military infrastructure.
This is mentioned in the last military summary Ministry of Defense, which was announced at a briefing on August 6 by the official representative of the department, Lieutenant General Igor Konashenkov.
According to him, over the past day, as a result of strikes by operational-tactical and army aviation, missile forces and artillery, the following were hit: the command post of the 10th mountain assault brigade of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the Druzhkovka region of the Donetsk People’s Republic, manpower and military equipment of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in 135- and areas.
“Destroyed: two depots of rocket and artillery weapons and ammunition in the areas of the settlements of Trudovoe and Soledar of the Donetsk People’s Republic. In addition, in the area of the city of Zaporozhye, a fuel depot of the Armed Forces of Ukraine with more than 50,000 tons of diesel fuel for military equipment of the Dnepr operational group of troops was destroyed, the general reported.
He also reported that during the counter-battery fight, a Ukrainian platoon of Alder and American HIMARS multiple launch rocket systems was destroyed in the area of the settlement of Pyatigorskoye, Kharkiv region.
“Also suppressed: five platoons of the Grad MLRS, three platoons of Gvozdika self-propelled artillery mounts, an artillery platoon of Giatsint-B guns and four artillery platoons of D-30 howitzers at firing positions in the areas of the settlements of Avdeevka, Soledar, Seversk, Serebryanka , Artyomovsk, Novgorodskoye, Georgievka, Velikaya Novoselka, Shoelaces of the Donetsk People’s Republic, Kalinovka and Dobroe of the Nikolaev region, – listed Konashenkov.
Previously EADaily reported that on August 5, Ukrainian troops launched three artillery strikes on the territory of the Zaporozhye nuclear power plant (NPP) and Energodar.