The Russian Ministry of Defense announced that its armed forces targeted and destroyed during the past 24 hours hundreds of Ukrainian military targets and facilities, including weapons depots, command centers, manpower, military equipment and tanks, in addition to shooting down 8 drones.
More than 100 Ukrainian soldiers were liquidated and 12 units of military equipment were destroyed during the Russian missile attacks on the concentration areas of the 92nd and 14th mechanized brigades of the Ukrainian Armed Forces, in the direction of Kobyansk, close to The town of Senkovka and Petropavlovka in the Kharkov region.
Konashenkov stated that in the direction of Krasnolimansky, as a result of air strikes by the Russian Air Force in the vicinity of Yambolovka, Donetsk People's Republic, on units of the Ukrainian Armed Forces, more than 200 soldiers were eliminated, 10 tanks and 25 infantry fighting vehicles were destroyed.
Konashenkov pointed out that the Russian forces thwarted an attack by the Ukrainian forces on the Nikolaev-Krivoy Rog axis and another attack in the vicinity of Proskinkoy and Kostromka, which resulted in the destruction of 31 tanks, 78 units of special equipment, and the liquidation of more than 240 Ukrainian soldiers.
According to Konashenkov, in just one day of active hostilities in the direction of Nikolaev-Krivoy Rog, 43 Ukrainian tanks and 89 units of other military equipment were destroyed, and more than 400 Ukrainian soldiers were killed.
Konashenkov said: According to the updated data, as a result of a high-precision missile strike of the Russian Aerospace Forces on September 29 of this year, more than 35 members of the Ukrainian State Security Service, including foreign advisers, who were working in the building of the Ukrainian Security Service in the city of Dnepropetrovsk were killed. And about forty other members of the State Security Department are considered missing.
Konashenkov pointed out that operational and tactical air strikes, army aviation, missile forces and artillery destroyed the 51st artillery unit in its base, in addition to targeting centers of manpower and Ukrainian military equipment in 178 regions.
The command and control center of the 46th Air Battalion of the Ukrainian Armed Forces was also destroyed, near the village of Belaya Krynitsa in the Kherson region, the temporary deployment points of the 128th Mountain Offensive Brigade of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, in the vicinity of the village of Arkhangelskoye in the Kherson region, and the 14th Mechanized Brigade of the Ukrainian Armed Forces in the outskirts of towns Dvorechnaya and Kotkovka in the Kharkov region, as well as the training base of the 9th Regiment of the National Guard of Ukraine in Zaporozhye, the destruction of 7 depots of missile weapons, artillery and ammunition in the Sadovod towns of Kharkov and Kalinovka in the Nikolaev region, Zalezhnichnoye and Rivnopolye in the Zaporozhye, Kramatorsk and Volnovo Polite regions in the Kallovsk region of Donetsk, as well In the outskirts of Kherson, the guidance radar of the S-300 anti-aircraft missile system was destroyed.
Konashenkov stated that during the whole day, eight Ukrainian drones were shot down by air defense systems in the towns of Olginka, Novopetrikovka and Kirillovka in the Donetsk Republic, Sadok, Borozhinsky, Staritsa, Shevchenkovka and Uskurovka in the Kherson region. The American "HIMARS", in addition to the interception of a ballistic missile "Tochka O" over the village of Prilevka in the suburbs of Kherson.
According to Konashenkov, since the start of the special military operation, 310 fighters, 155 helicopters, 2,134 drones, 378 anti-aircraft missile systems, 5,281 tanks and other armored fighting vehicles, 858 multiple launcher vehicles, 3,443 field artillery and mortars, and 6126 special military vehicles of the Ukrainian forces have been destroyed since the start of the special operation.
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