Russia claims to have destroyed a Ukrainian arsenal with 4 Kalibr missiles
The Russian Armed Forces have launched four high-precision Kalibr cruise missiles from a Black Sea Fleet ship and have destroyed an arsenal of weapons and military equipment in the Zhitomir region, west of kyiv, as reported on Saturday. the Russian Defense Ministry.
“The crew of a small missile boat of the Black Sea Fleet carried out a salvo launch of four Kalibr cruise missiles against the military installations of the Armed Forces of Ukraine,” the military entity said in its official Twitter account. Telegram. “As a result of a precise hit with these high-precision weapons, an arsenal with weapons and military equipment has been destroyed on the territory of the Zhtomyr region,” he added.
In turn, the defense spokesman, Major General Igor Konashénkov, has specified in the morning military report that the attack occurred on Friday. He has also said that a high-precision Onyx cruise missile has destroyed a fuel base in the Mykolaiv area of southern Ukraine. In the east, Russian troops continue to carry out combat operations to capture the towns of Novomyijilivka and Novobajmutovka, both in the Donetsk region, “inflicting fire damage on the enemy.”
According to Russia, on Friday operational-tactical and army aviation struck 117 Ukrainian military installations, while Russian air defense systems shot down three Ukrainian aircraft (two Su-25s and one Su-24), as well as six drones over the village of Vyshneve, in the kyiv region.
In total, since the beginning of the so-called “special military operation”, as the Kremlin calls it, 267 drones, 207 anti-aircraft missile systems, 1,618 tanks and other armored combat vehicles, 166 multiple rocket launchers, 662 field artillery and Mortar guns, as well as 1,453 units of special military vehicles have been destroyed, the Ministry of Defense has assured. (EFE)