Ministry of Defense: Rapira cannons hit Ukrainian units on the left bank of the Dnieper
Moscow, May 16, 2023, 08:32 — REGNUM The Ministry of Defense of Russia on May 16 in its Telegram channel published a video recording of the combat work of the crews of the MT-12 Rapira anti-tank guns, which destroy units of the Armed Forces of Ukraine on the left bank of the Dnieper.
These artillery mounts are designed to destroy heavy armored vehicles. At the same time, the Rapira cannons are successfully used to destroy other targets, including the infantry of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, which is hiding in dugouts and trenches.
The guns have a caliber of 100 mm. Strikes are carried out from closed firing positions. Target coordinates are adjusted using unmanned aerial vehicles.
Video: Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation.
As reported IA REGNUMMay 16 head of the movement “We are together with Russia” Vladimir Rogov wrote that the Russian military, using rocket and cannon artillery in the Orekhov region in the Zaporozhye region, struck a large concentration of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.