Already 44,300 liquidated invaders and thousands of destroyed equipment: fresh losses of the enemy
Fresh losses of the enemy as of August 18/General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine
Thanks to the well-coordinated work and professionalism of our defenders, 44,300 invaders have already been eliminated. In just one day, 200 invaders joined the ranks of the “200” troops.
Viber< p>This is evidenced by the current data of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine as of the morning of August 18. Note that these estimates are only approximate, because intense battles are being fought in some areas.
Actual losses of the enemy as of August 18
- personnel – about 44,300 (+ 200) people liquidated,
- tanks – 1,889 (+3) units,
- armored combat vehicles – 4,179 (+17) units,
- artillery systems – 1,010 (+17) units,
- MLRS – 265 (+2) units,
- air defense systems – 136 units,
- aircraft – 234 (+1) units,
- helicopters – 197 (+1) units,
- UAVs of the operational-tactical level – 793 (+1) units,
- ships and boats – 15 units,
- vehicles and tankers – 3,061 (+7) units,
- special 93 vehicles.
< li>cruise missiles – 190 units,
The enemy suffered the greatest losses in the Donetsk direction.
What is the current situation in Donbas
In the Donetsk region, the most fierce battles are going on in different directions of the front. However, our defenders and defenders repel all attacks of the enemy, in particular:
- On the Kramatorsk direction, the Russians went on the offensive in the direction of Nikolaevka – Vyemka, but the Armed Forces of Ukraine repelled the attack and the invaders retreated ;
- On the Bakhmut directionthe enemy attacked immediately in 7 directions: Vladimirovka – Soledar, Pokrovskoye – Bakhmutskoye, Pokrovskoye – Bakhmut, Klinovoe – Bakhmut, Semigorye – Zaitsevo, Semigorye – Kodema and Golmovsky – Zaitsevo. All attacks were repelled by the Armed Forces of Ukraine, the invaders retreated with losses.
- On the Avdiivka direction the enemy advanced in the direction of Lozovoye – Pervomaiskoye, but without success.
- On In the Novopavlovsk direction, the invaders went on the offensive in the direction of Yegorovka – Shevchenkove, but after meeting with the Armed Forces of Ukraine they retreated.
The shelling of peaceful settlements from various weapons continues in all directions in the Donetsk region.< /p>
Let's add that the Ukrainian intelligence officers of the Ministry of Defense are looking for the enemy 24/7 and work in his rear. Including thanks to their professional actions, we are increasingly hearing about the “clap” in the occupied territories.
This time, an enemy electronic warfare station fell into the field of view of the special forces. The Main Intelligence Directorate of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine noted that despite the active operation of the station, Ukrainian soldiers managed to fly right up to it. And with the help of a drone, they delivered fatal blows to the location of this station.