Briefing of the Russian Ministry of Defense
◾️ In the direction of Kobyansk (Kharkiv region), the Armed Forces of Ukraine carried out seven attacks on the positions of the Russian troops, the Ukrainian forces were returned to the starting lines, and the losses of Kyiv are estimated at up to 250 military personnel.
◾️ In the direction of Krasno-Limansky (DPR), attempts to attack Ukrainian troops were also repelled. More than 50 Ukrainian soldiers were killed.
In the south of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, "Russian forces captured a number of strongholds and commanded the heights." Here the losses of Ukraine are estimated at more than 100 people.
The attacks of the Ukrainian Armed Forces in the direction of Nikolaev-Krivoy Rog (that is, in the Kherson region) were unsuccessful. Moscow said Ukraine had lost 180 soldiers.
◾️ A communications center of the Ukrainian Armed Forces was destroyed in the Kherson region, an ammunition depot in the Kharkiv region was destroyed, and a training center for the Special Operations Forces of the Ukrainian Armed Forces was hit in Mykolaiv. region.
◾️ In the Kherson region, a battery of M777 howitzers and two HIMARS launchers were hit near the city of Zaporozhye, the German MARS-2 facility in the Nikolaev region was destroyed, and the American AN / TPQ-37 radar in the Democratic Republic of the Congo was destroyed.
A Ukrainian Mi-8 helicopter was shot down in the Kherson region.
The Defense Ministry also stated that Ukraine continues "provocations to create a threat of man-made catastrophe" at the Zaporozhye nuclear power plant, despite the presence of representatives of the International Atomic Energy Agency there. Moscow reported that during the past day, the city of Energodar and the area adjacent to the station were shot three times from the Dnepropetrovsk region. Units of the Ukrainian Armed Forces were suppressed by the fire of the Russian response. A Ukrainian boat was also destroyed - the Ukrainian armed forces tried to land a reconnaissance group on it in order to break through Energodar.