Six artillery systems and mortars, one LNG, 11 unmanned aerial vehicles, two units of automobile equipment and three units of enemy special equipment were also destroyed.
The defense forces continue to inflict devastating losses on the occupiers / photo 36 Rear Admiral M. Bilinskyi
During the day, 70 Russian occupiers were eliminated and another 140 wounded, and 23 units of enemy equipment were destroyed in the Tavry direction. About this reported on Facebook United Press Center of the Defense Forces of the Tavri District.
“In the zone of responsibility of the “Tavria” anti-aircraft missile defense system in the Mariinsky direction, the enemy conducted unsuccessful offensive actions in the Maryinka district of the Donetsk region. Here, last day, the enemy made 11 unsuccessful attempts to dislodge our units from their occupied positions. In addition, all enemy attacks in the areas of Severnyi , Rivnopilya of the Donetsk region and Novodarivka of the Zaporizhzhia region ended for the occupiers with significant losses in both manpower and equipment. At the same time, in the Avdiiv, Marin, and Shakhtar directions, the defense forces are holding the initiative, putting pressure on the enemy, carrying out assaults, and recapturing our land.” , the message says.
It is noted that units of the missile troops and artillery of the Defense Forces of the Tavria direction carried out 978 fire missions during the day.
The press center reported that the total losses of the enemy amounted to 204 people: 70 were irretrievably killed, 130 were wounded, and 4 were captured.
“23 units of the enemy’s military equipment were destroyed. In particular, six artillery systems and mortars, one LNG, 11 unmanned aerial vehicles, two units of motor vehicles and three units of special equipment. One warehouse of enemy ammunition was also destroyed,” the message also says.
Losses of the occupiers in the war
As reported by UNIAN, the total combat losses of the enemy since the beginning of the full-scale invasion as of this morning, September 17, amounted to about 272,320 people. Over the past day, the Armed Forces of Ukraine eliminated 530 Russian invaders.
Also, four enemy tanks, four armored combat vehicles, 15 artillery systems, two anti-aircraft missiles, two air defense vehicles, four UAVs of operational-tactical level were destroyed last day.
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