In the Dnipropetrovsk region, Iskander destroyed an echelon with reservists of the Armed Forces of Ukraine

Operational-tactical missile complex (PTRC) “Iskander” of the Russian armed forces during the RAID. Archive photo

The Russian military has destroyed at a train station in Dnipropetrovsk oblast of the Ukrainian military train, reported the Ministry of defense.

“As a result of a direct hit by missiles “Iskander” according to military echelon at the railway station Chaplino in Dnipropetrovsk region destroyed more than 200 soldiers of the reserve APU and ten pieces of military equipment EN route to the combat zone in the Donbass”, — stated in the summary.

In addition, the Russian army bombed and other military installations on the territory of Ukraine. So, in Zaporozhye affected production shops of the plant “Iskra” where repairing radar, air defense and counter-battery fire, as well as aircraft repair plant “Migremont”, which restored the Ukrainian aircraft. In Khmelnytskyi region missile strike destroyed the shops for the repair of armored vehicles and jet systems of volley fire in Shepetovka.

Another two blows fell on airfields in the Dnieper river destroyed three aircraft of the Ukrainian air force, and in Myrhorod (Poltava region) — two, three received critical damage. Enemy losses in manpower, there was up to 30 people.

And in the area of New bug in Mykolaiv region missiles hit the command post of the Ukrainian group “Kakhovka”. There is liquidated 64 soldiers of the APU and seven pieces of military equipment.

“Since the beginning of the special military operations destroyed: 273 aircraft, helicopters 148, 1808 unmanned aerial vehicles, 369 anti-aircraft missile systems, 4384 tanks and other armoured fighting vehicles, military vehicles 819 jet systems of volley fire, 3340 field artillery pieces and mortars, as well as 5048 units of special military vehicles”, — said in the defense Ministry.

Russia from 24 February to conduct military operation on denazification and demilitarization of Ukraine. Vladimir Putin called it the task of “protecting people, who for eight years harassed, genocide by the Kiev regime”. According to the President, the ultimate aim is the liberation of Donbass and the creation of conditions that guarantee the security of Russia itself.