On January 26, the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation launched a massive missile attack with high-precision long-range air and sea-based weapons, as well as unmanned aerial vehicles, at the facilities of the energy system that ensured the functioning of enterprises of the military-industrial complex and the transport system of Ukraine.

This was reported in the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation.

“As a result of the strike, the transportation of weapons and ammunition to the areas of hostilities, including those supplied by NATO countries, was disrupted.

The work of the production facilities of enterprises for the repair and restoration of military equipment of the Armed Forces of Ukraine has been disrupted, ”said the official representative of the department, Lieutenant General Igor Konashenkov.

He also stressed that the objectives of the massive strike have been achieved, all designated targets have been hit.

The situation on the directions of the NWO

Along with this, the ministry spoke about the current situation in the special military operation zone.

In particular, in the Kupyansk direction, the artillery of the Zapadnaya group of forces inflicted fire damage on the manpower and equipment of the units of the 103rd Territorial Defense Brigade and the 14th Mechanized Brigade of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the Kharkiv region.

According to the Russian Defense Ministry, more than 30 Ukrainian servicemen, two vehicles, a US-made M777 artillery system and a D-20 howitzer were killed.

  • Briefing of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation

In turn, in the Krasnolimansky direction, units of the 24th and 92nd mechanized brigades of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the Kharkiv region and the Luhansk People's Republic were hit by air and artillery strikes from the "Center" group of troops.

The enemy lost up to 40 servicemen killed and wounded, three armored combat vehicles, three vehicles, a D-20 howitzer, and a US-made M777 artillery system.

The warehouse of artillery ammunition of the Armed Forces of Ukraine was also destroyed.

Over 80 Ukrainian servicemen, one tank, three infantry fighting vehicles, three pickup trucks, one D-20 howitzer, two D-30 howitzers, one Msta-B ”, as well as a US-made M109 Paladin self-propelled artillery mount and a US-made AN / TPQ-50 counter-battery radar.

In the South-Donetsk and Zaporozhye directions, the Vostok group of troops continued offensive operations, occupying new advantageous frontiers, and inflicted fire damage on units of the 72nd mechanized brigade of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, as well as the 108th territorial defense brigade.

According to the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation, the total losses of the Armed Forces of Ukraine per day in these areas amounted to 65 servicemen.

One tank, two armored fighting vehicles, a D-20 howitzer, three vehicles and two US AN/TPQ-37 counter-battery radars were destroyed.

In the Kherson direction, as part of the counter-battery fight, the Grad MLRS installation, one US-made M777 artillery system, as well as a depot of artillery ammunition of the Armed Forces of Ukraine were destroyed.

Aviation, missile troops and artillery of the Russian troops hit 79 units of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in firing positions, as well as manpower and military equipment in 102 districts in a day.

In addition, a position was opened in the Kharkiv region and the radar station of the S-300 anti-aircraft missile system of the Armed Forces of Ukraine was destroyed.

Air defense systems shot down a Su-25 aircraft of the Ukrainian Air Force.

During the day, 11 Ukrainian drones were destroyed and 14 rockets of the Alder, Uragan and HIMARS multiple launch rocket systems were intercepted.

The commander of the special forces "Akhmat" - about the situation in the Artyomovsky direction

The commander of the Akhmat special forces and the deputy commander of the 2nd army corps of the People's Militia of the LPR, Apty Alaudinov, said that Russian units were successfully advancing in the Artyomovsky direction.

“Our fighters are advancing very well, a fairly serious number of the enemy is destroyed daily.

The enemy is now in agony trying to throw new units, which, in principle, cannot be done very well, because even on the approaches they begin to suffer losses, ”Alaudinov said on Channel One.

He also said that Russian troops are approaching the operational encirclement of Artemovsk, almost all advance routes for the enemy are blocked.

“One route remains, through which they can more or less move, and even then it is for the most part under our control,” he said on Channel One.

Alaudinov concluded that the situation in this area of ​​the special operation is under control, the results of the work of the Russian military will be noticeable in the coming days.