The Zvezda TV channel published footage of the destroyed troops of the Armed Forces of Ukraine on Zmeiny Island
The network published footage of the landing of the Armed Forces of Ukraine (AFU), destroyed by Russian troops while trying to capture the island of Serpents. The video appeared on the channel’s website “Star“.
It is reported that in the period from May 7 to 9, units of the Armed Forces of Ukraine made a number of attempts to regain control over the territories of the Serpent, but failed. During a fierce battle on the island, Russian troops drove the landed saboteurs to the water’s edge and destroyed them all as a result of a counterattack. It is noted that the operation was carried out on the direct orders of the President of Ukraine. Vladimir Zelensky and contrary to the position General Staff APU, was deliberately planned on the eve of May 9th.
On the footage provided by the Russian Ministry of Defense, you can see the bodies of the dead special forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, one of whom is wearing a belt with an anchor on the buckle, and next to it lies the American Javelin ATGM.
Previously Ministry of Defense of Russia published video of the work of the fire support group of the army aviation of the Western Military District. The ministry noted that combat helicopters continue to provide cover for military convoys. The ministry reported that the Russian Aerospace Forces liquidated 11 company strongholds of the Armed Forces of Ukraine (APU) and four weapons and ammunition depots that were located in the DPR.