Ukraine’s 80th Air Assault Brigade has destroyed a squad of Russian paratroopers, Ukrainian Air Assault Forces Command said in a Telegram post on May 23.
Ukrainian fighters eliminated two IFVs and 14 troops of Russia’s Pskov paratroopers, somewhere in Ukraine.
One of those Russian paratroopers has been identified as Roman Lokotkov, serving in the 728th Comms Battalion of the 76th Airborne Assault Division.
Overall Ukraine eliminated some 150 Russian soldiers over the past day, Ukraine’s Army General Staff has reported. Total Russian personnel losses now exceed 29,000, according to General Staff.