Russia uses a Ukrainian suicide armored vehicle to bomb the position of the Ukrainian army, and the losses are heavy
reported Russian Ministry of Defensethat the elements of military engineering in the Russian army, They blew up one of the fortified Ukrainian strongholds. by a suicide armored personnel carrier that was previously seized.
The commander of a military engineering platoon affiliated to the “Markaz” group of forces said that the platoon was assigned to ship troop carrier Armored. It was previously seized, with explosives, after which he and the driver of this tanker set off towards the Ukrainian positions.
The officer added: “About 300 meters from Ukrainian armyWe steer the tanker into a hostile position and jump back to the rear. I remained to observe, and immediately after the vehicle approached the positions Ukrainian armyWith the help of radio control, the explosive charges were detonated.
The explosion was very strong. The amount of explosives was very large – about 3.5 tons of TNT, and 5 FAB-100 bombs. As a result, the enemy suffered heavy losses.”
According to the statement Russian defence, captured MT-LB combat vehicle, Russian military engineers. Stuffing it with explosives and sending it towards the stronghold of the Ukrainian armed forces.
And in this way he managed the Russian army Converting an APC into a mobile IED and using it in a similar way. For kamikaze drones widely used in the front.
Rewards for Russian engineering personnel on minefields that killed Western armored vehicles
In a related context she said Russian Ministry of DefenseMembers of a military engineering unit were honored for their fine work. In spreading the minefields that destroyed the western armored vehicles used in the Ukrainian forces.
The ministry stated that a financial reward of 50,000 rubles was given to each of them for their success in blowing up Western armored vehicles. By the minefields they laid.
The ministry added: “During the implementation of the assigned mission, the Russian military carried out Military engineering unit Spreading a minefield on the road. The expected advance of enemy armored vehicles and vehicles. Ukrainian Nazis made an attempt to attack the front line of defense of the Russian units, but. A well-deployed minefield prevented a breach attempt.
According to the ministry, this made it possible to destroy two foreign armored vehicles of the Ukrainian army.
The “South” group repels Ukrainian attacks in 3 directions
And in new field Vadim Astafyev, head of the press center of the “Janoub” group, said that the units of this group repelled attempts. Ukrainian storming at Razdolovka, Vessel, Yakovlevka, Perkhovka and Yagodnoye in the Artyomovsk region.
He added, “The units of the Southern Group were able to successfully respond to all attacks Ukrainian storm groups in the directions mentioned above.
And Astafyev continued to say: “The warplanes of this group of forces bombed, with bombs and missiles, the strongholds of the enemy. And the gathering points of his weapons and military equipment in the directions of Solidaru-Artemovsky, Alexander-Kalinovsky and Avdievsky.
According to him, artillery demolished the Russian army A 122 mm self-propelled howitzer of the “Gvozdica” model was destroyed in the . Zvanovka, as well as the gathering of enemy mortars in positions near Bredcheno and Marinka.