Mortar groups of the Russian airborne troops (Airborne Forces) destroyed a mortar firing position of the Ukrainian Armed Forces (AFU) in the island zone of the Dnieper River delta in the Kherson region, RIA Novosti reports concerning a representative of the Russian Ministry of Defense. Airborne units continue to attack Ukrainian formations on the right bank and in the island zone of the Dnieper Delta.
Airborne units continue to fire at Ukrainian formations on the right bank and in the island zone of the Dnieper delta in the Kherson region. Reconnaissance of the paratroopers revealed the firing position of a Ukrainian Armed Forces mortar on one of the river islands in the area of responsibility of the Airborne Forces, which was firing harassing fire at the positions of Russian units. The target was destroyed by fire from a 2B14 “Tray” mortar, the Ministry of Defense said.
Earlier it became known that artillery crews of the “Center” group of troops destroyed the command post of the Ukrainian Armed Forces in the Krasnolimansk direction. The Russian Ministry of Defense noted that the area where enemy electronic warfare systems were located was also eliminated.
Before this, mortars from the Center group of troops disrupted the rotation of Ukrainian Armed Forces units in the area of the Tor ledge in the Krasnolimansky direction. The Russian Ministry of Defense emphasized that the fire was carried out in cooperation with forward artillery gunners and unmanned aerial vehicle operators.