Photo: Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation
The Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation in its daytime briefing on June 19 stated that certain units of the Armed Forces of Ukraine were leaving their positions from -for low morale, lack of ammunition and supplies.
“The battalion, which was defending in the Lisichansk area, abandoned heavy weapons and left its positions,” said Russian Defense Ministry spokesman Igor Konashenkov.
The statement also says that the Armed Forces of Ukraine are suffering significant losses from counter-battery combat, which, according to a representative of the department, forces the Ukrainian command to throw unprepared personnel into battle.
In addition, Konashenkov said that Caliber missiles On June 19, they hit the command post of the Armed Forces of Ukraine near the village of Shirokaya Dacha, Dnepropetrovsk region, when a command meeting was held there. the rest of the group of troops “Alexandria”. The Ministry of Defense announces the destruction of over 50 generals and officers.