Ukraine crisis

Eleven more Russian APCs destroyed by Ukraine in latest losses combat update


ON Sunday, August 14, Ukraine’s Ministry of Defence published updated figures of combat losses inflicted on Russian forces since the beginning of the war, including the destruction of more Russian APCs.

Another eleven Russian forces Armoured Personnel Carriers (APCs) were destroyed by Ukrainian forces on Saturday, August 13, according to Ukraine’s military update on Russia’s combat losses since February 24.

According to the latest data, another 150 Russian soldiers died in battle, which has brought the total to around 43,550.

Eight more Russian tanks were also destroyed as well as two more Russian artillery systems.

The other significant increase in figures is the loss of one Russian helicopter which takes the number destroyed by the Ukrainian army to 194 and the destruction of five Russian unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) takes the total losses to 784.

The General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine revealed that Putin’s army had suffered the greatest losses on Saturday, August 13 in the Donetsk direction.

A detailed breakdown of the 172nd day of the war shows that the loss of the eleven more Russian forces’ Armoured Personnel Carriers (APCs) now means Ukraine has destroyed 4126, while the destruction of eight more Russian tanks now means that Putin’s army has lost 1864 in total.

The loss for Russia of two more artillery systems means that the Russian Army has now seen the destruction of 980 via Ukraine’s Army while three more Russian vehicles and fuel tanks means that Russia has now lost 3039 in total.

On Saturday, August 13, videos emerged of Russia losing another Orlan-10 UAV.

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Matthew Roscoe

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