Ukrainian army kills 35 Russian invaders and destroys 11 vehicles in south

28 August, 11:47 AM
Destroyed Russian equipment (Photo:Генштаб ЗСУ/Facebook)

Destroyed Russian equipment (Photo:Генштаб ЗСУ/Facebook)

Ukrainian army units killed 35 invading Russian troops and destroyed their equipment on the southern section of the front over the last day, the Ukrainian military’s South Operational Command said on Aug. 28.

In the past day, Ukrainian troops eliminated:

  • 1 field station in Voskresenske;    
  • 2 ammunition depots – in Dudchany and Davydov Brod;    
  • 9 armored and automotive vehicles;    
  • 1 Nona self-propelled artillery gun;    
  • 1 Msta-B howitzer;    
  • 35 invading Russian soldiers.

The Ukrainian Air Force also inflicted three air strikes on two enemy strongholds in Soldatske and Oleksandrivka, as well as on a concentration of troops, weapons and vehicles in Vysokopilya.

Video of day

At the same time, Russian troops attacked the positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine using combat drones, helicopter pairs and a fighter-bomber equipped with a Kh-59 air-to-ground missile.

A enemy fleet group of 11 warships remains on station near the Crimean coast. It includes three missile carriers, of which 1 is a submarine, which together have around 20 Kalibr missiles at the ready to fire at targets in Ukraine.

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