In just two weeks, Ukraine has lost almost 5,500 soldiers. More than 2,000 of them killed, Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu told President Vladimir Putin on Monday.
Moscow: In just two weeks, Ukraine lost almost 5,500 soldiers, and more than 2,000 of them have been killed. Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu told President Vladimir Putin on Monday.
The minister gave the Russian leader his second report in as many days. After capturing the city of Lisichansk. He confirmed on Sunday that Russian and allied forces had taken full control of the territory. That the Lugansk People’s Republic government claims as its own. RT said that the in-person report on Monday gave more details about how the operation turned out. Follow our website Stoptechy.com to stay up-to-date on the latest news!!!!
According to the Russian minister, there have been 5,469 injuries to Ukrainian troops in the past two weeks, including 2,218 deaths. Shoigu said that Kiev lost a lot of equipment in the fighting, including 12 warplanes, six long-range air defence missile systems, 97 rocket artillery launchers, and almost 200 tanks and other types of armour.
He said that Ukrainian troops left some weapons and almost 40 vehicles in Lisichansk.
Earlier, Ukrainian officials, including President Volodymyr Zelensky. Said that the country was losing a lot of people in the east, on average 200 people per day. Kiev said that Russia and its allies had much better artillery. Than its own troops, and it asked the West to hurry up and send Ukraine the promised military aid.