Ukrainian military eliminate 800 Russian troops, reports General Staff
Destroyed Russian equipment (Photo:Ukrainian General Staff)
Russia has lost about 125,510 of its soldiers since the beginning of the full-scale invasion of Ukraine, 800 of them in the past 24 hours alone, the Ukrainian military’s General Staff reported in their morning update on Facebook as of Jan. 28.
The enemy has also lost over 21,000 units of military equipment, including:
- Tanks — 3,189 (+7);
- Armored combat vehicles — 6,344 (+4);
- Artillery systems — 2,188 (+8);
- Multiple launch rocket systems — 453 (+1);
- Air defense systems — 221 (+0);
- Warplanes — 293 (+1);
- Helicopters — 284 (+1);
- UAVs — 1,947 (+6);
- Cruise missiles — 796 (+0);
- Warships / boats — 18 (+0);
- Motor vehicles and fuel tankers — 5,027 (+26);
- Specialized equipment — 199 (+0).
Russia invaded Ukraine on Feb. 24. Jan. 28 is the 339th day of the full-scale war. Invading Russian forces initially tried to advance from the north, east and south, shelling peaceful cities throughout Ukraine using artillery and bombing them from the air. Russia continues to attack civilian structures in Ukraine with cruise missiles. It also has launched Iranian-made suicide attack drones against Ukrainian cities, starting in October.
During this time, the Kremlin has changed the goals of its war in Ukraine several times.
Russian forces currently occupy parts of Zaporizhzhya, Kherson, Luhansk, Donetsk, Mykolayiv, and Kharkiv oblasts.
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