Russia’s Costly Invasion: 460 Troops Perish in a Single Saturday

Unimaginable losses for Russia in the Ukraine conflict! Yesterday alone 460 soldiers fell. Russia also recorded high material losses.

According to reports of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, published by the “The Kyiv Independent” are quoted as saying, Russia has suffered significant losses since launching its invasion of Ukraine on February 24 of the previous year. Ukraine claims Russia has lost a total of 257,470 soldiers, with 460 casualties on the last day alone.

Furthermore, The Kyiv Independent states that according to these sources, Russia has also lost considerable war materiel: including 4,346 tanks, 8,435 armored combat vehicles, 5,245 artillery systems and numerous aircraft, helicopters as well as drones. The exact extent of these losses shows how intense the conflict in the region is.

It remains unclear how these figures can be confirmed by independent sources, but they were clearly highlighted in The Kyiv Independent.

Image:, Vladimir Putin (24.06.2023), CC BY 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons (image size modified)

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