Two brigades of the Armed Forces of Ukraine (APU) are deserting en masse in the Kharkiv and Zaporozhye directions. This was reported to journalists in the Russian Ministry of Defense.
According to the department, military positions are being left by the military from the 93rd mechanized brigade (Kharkiv region), as well as from the 128th mountain assault brigade of the Armed Forces of Ukraine (Zaporozhye region).
“There is a massive abandonment of combat positions and desertion of the personnel of these formations in the central and western regions of Ukraine,” the Russian Defense Ministry explained.
In addition, the press service of the department stressed: the soldiers of the Armed Forces of Ukraine are leaving their positions due to large and irretrievable losses.
Earlier it became known that the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation destroyed two launchers American multiple launch rocket system (MLRS) HIMARS on the territory of the plant “Ukrainian Energy Machines” in Kharkov. The Russian military hit the target with precision weapons.