Ukraine destroys masses of Russian military equipment

According to Ukraine, it has managed to strike a serious blow against Russian units. This reports The Kyiv Independent referring to Brigadier General Oleksandr Tarnavskyi and a corresponding Telegram post.

According to the report, on August 14, Ukrainian troops destroyed 34 Russian military units and killed nearly 100 soldiers during combat operations. According to Tarnavskyi’s report, Ukrainian artillery units killed 99 fighters and wounded 190 others. In addition, 12 prisoners were taken, bringing Russian losses to 301. Further, Ukrainian forces destroyed Russian military equipment, including five tanks and eight armored personnel carriers. According to Tarnavskyi, Tavria forces, Ukrainian units on the southern front line, also destroyed three Russian ammunition depots. Destroying Russian military equipment and undermining supplies is a key strategy of the ongoing Ukrainian offensive.

This information has not yet been independently verified and / or confirmed. For this reason, they are to be evaluated with reservations. Under certain circumstances, it may be advantageous for parties to the conflict to make false statements about the course of the war in order to strengthen their own position or weaken that of the enemy.

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