Today, May 24, the russian occupiers shelled 39 settlements in Donetsk and Luhansk regions.
“Along the entire line of defence, the enemy uses combat aircraft, multiple rocket launchers, large-caliber artillery, tanks, mortars of various systems, launches missile and bomb strikes on civilian infrastructure, peaceful residential areas,” the statement said.
Today, the russian occupiers destroyed and damaged more than 60 civilian properties - 50 homes, a hospital, a coke and chemical plant, a railway station, a construction base, a shopping mall, a national police station, a prosecutor's office building, a power substation and a garage cooperative.
The shelling also killed at least 14 civilians and injured 15 others.
In the past 24 hours, the Allied Forces destroyed:
8 artillery systems;
18 units of combat armored vehicles;
1 special armored vehicle;
In addition, airdefense units shot down one ZALA operational and tactical unmanned aerial vehicle and six Orlan-10 UAVs in the skies of the Ukrainian Donbas.
As stated earlier, Ukrainian defenders in the area of responsibility of the operational and tactical group “East” killed up to 180 invaders.
Earlier it was reported that Ukrainian fighters completely defeated the 58th Army of the Southern Military District of russia in the south of Ukraine, which is considered one of the most advanced.