Russia announced on Sunday that it attacked Odessa airport in southern Ukraine with high-precision missiles to destroy the hall with weapons and ammunition obtained by the Ukrainian army from the United States and European countries.
“Onyx precision missiles were destroyed near Odessa, at a military airport, in a hall containing weapons and ammunition from the United States and European countries, and also destroyed the runway,” Igor Konashenkov, a spokesman for Russia’s defense ministry, said. EFE news quotes. office.
The southern operations command of the Ukrainian Armed Forces confirmed on Saturday that the runway at Odessa Airport was damaged and damaged by Russian missiles.
Igor Konashenkov further claimed that high-precision missiles from the Russian Air Force hit seven military installations in Ukraine, including four military and military assembly areas and three stockpiles of missiles (“missiles”) and artillery and ammunition in Donetsk. and Kharkov.
Russian air forces, meanwhile, destroyed two Ukrainian S-300 anti-aircraft missile systems in the Zaporizhia region, where Russian forces also attacked two munitions and fuel depots and 15 military and equipment staging areas.
The attacks killed 140 soldiers and destroyed 19 armored vehicles of the Ukrainian armed forces, Konashenkov said.
During the day, missiles and artillery hit 786 Ukrainian Armed Forces centers, 24 command posts and three stockpiles of rockets and artillery and ammunition in the Kharkiv region of Kharkiv.
The attacks killed about 200 soldiers and destroyed the battery of several rocket launchers and about 20 military equipment.
According to the Russian Ministry of Defense, Russia’s air defense systems also shot down two Su-24M bombers of the Ukrainian Air Force in the Petrivsk region in the Kharkiv region.