Ukrainian army claims to have shot down four planes in a single day1 min read
Ukraine’s Armed Troops Staff stated in a daily briefing that it has successfully shot down four planes, three helicopters, and six unmanned aircraft belonging to Russian forces in the previous 24 hours.
It also stated that it carried out “crushing attacks” on Russian field bases and depots in order to damage Russia’s logistical supply system on Ukrainian soil.
It went on to say that Russian forces had made no additional advances and were instead focusing on “consolidating and preserving previously-occupied boundaries”.
According to the statement, Russian soldiers are using civilian infrastructure, including religious structures, to outfit shooting positions and install weapons and military equipment.
It also stated that the “moral and psychological condition” of Russian forces remained “poor”, citing Russian soldier’s unwillingness to heed directives or participate in battle.