27 Feb 2022 20:15

Russian Armed Forces hit over 1,000 Ukraine's military targets since start of operation - Russian Defense Ministry

MOSCOW. Feb 27 (Interfax) - The Russian Armed Forces have destroyed 1,067 Ukraine's military targets, including S-300 and Buk M-1 systems and Bayraktar drones, Russian Foreign Ministry's spokesman Igor Konashenkov said.

"The Russian Armed Forces have hit 1,067 Ukraine's military targets since the beginning of the special military operation," Konashenkov said.

The destroyed targets include 27 command posts and communications centers of the Ukrainian Armed Forces, 38 S-300, Buk M-1 and Osa air defense missile systems, as well as 56 radars, he said.

"Today alone, seven air defense missile systems, including one S-300 system near Kramatorsk, were destroyed. Three Bayraktar TB-2 attack drones were downed in the suburbs of Chernihiv," he said.

A total of 254 tanks and other armored vehicles, 31 aircraft on ground, 46 multiple launch rocket systems, 103 field artillery guns and mortars, as well as 164 special military vehicles, were destroyed since the beginning of the operation, he said.