On the night of June 6, the Russian Aerospace Forces launched a group strike with high-precision long-range air-launched weapons on one of the decision-making centers of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. This was reported by the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation.
"The designated object is hit. The purpose of the strike has been achieved," the report says.
On May 30, the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation attacked the central decision-making points in Ukraine. At the same time, Russian President Vladimir Putin reported that "two or three days ago" a blow was struck at the headquarters of the military intelligence of Ukraine.
Strike of the Russian Aerospace Forces
The village of Berkhovka, located in the Artyomovsk region, is completely under the control of Russian troops, the Russian Defense Ministry said.
"The attack of the militants of the Armed Forces of Ukraine was successfully repelled by Russian units. Wedging into the defense is not allowed. The report of some sources about the alleged abandonment of Berkhovka by Russian troops is not true," the ministry said in a statement.
Also, the report of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation indicates that the fighters of the Southern Group of Forces successfully repelled four attempts to attack the 5th Mountain Assault Brigade of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the direction of Kleshcheevka and the 77th Airmobile Brigade in the Berkhovka area.
It is emphasized that "bypassing and wedging into our enemy defense is not allowed."
- The settlement of Berkhovka in the Artyomovsk region is completely under the control of Russian troops
The losses of the Armed Forces of Ukraine per day amounted to more than 260 Ukrainian servicemen, five tanks, four armored combat vehicles, four pickup trucks, two Grad MLRS installations, three Gvozdika self-propelled artillery mounts, one French-made CAESAR self-propelled artillery mount, a US-made M777 artillery system, as well as D-30 and Msta-B howitzers.
The situation in the NWO zone
Also, the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation spoke about the situation on the front in the NWO zone.
In the Kupyansk direction, air strikes and artillery fire from the Western Group of Forces destroyed up to 40 Ukrainian servicemen, an armored combat vehicle, three vehicles and three Grad MLRS installations. The activities of four Ukrainian sabotage and reconnaissance groups were also suppressed.
In the Krasnoliman direction, operational-tactical and army aviation, artillery of the Center group of forces eliminated up to 60 Ukrainian servicemen of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, two armored combat vehicles, two pickup trucks, a Gvozdika self-propelled artillery mount, as well as Msta-B and D-30 howitzers.
In the Kherson direction, as a result of fire damage, more than 25 Ukrainian servicemen were eliminated, two pickup trucks, as well as the Akatsiya self-propelled artillery mount, were disabled.
Operational-tactical and army aviation, missile forces and artillery of groups of troops of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation hit 84 artillery units in firing positions, manpower and military equipment in 114 districts.
"In the areas of the settlements of Bogdanovka, Dobrovolye of the Donetsk People's Republic and Shcherbaki of the Zaporozhye region, ammunition depots of the 57th, 72nd mechanized brigades of the Armed Forces of Ukraine and the 108th territorial defense brigade were destroyed," the Russian Defense Ministry said.
In addition, two Su-25 aircraft and a Su-27 fighter of the Ukrainian Air Force were shot down during the day in the Kherson region and the Donetsk People's Republic, two Ukrainian Mi-8 helicopters in the Zaporozhye region and the DPR, 19 unmanned aerial vehicles in the Zaporozhye region, DPR and LPR. In addition, a Storm Shadow cruise missile, a HARM anti-radar missile, as well as 12 HIMARS and Uragan multiple launch rocket systems were intercepted.
The offensive of the Armed Forces of Ukraine
Earlier, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said that over the past three days, the Kyiv regime has launched a long-promised offensive in different sectors of the front. According to him, the enemy was stopped, did not achieve its goals, suffered significant and incomparable losses.
"In just three days of hostilities in all directions, the losses of the Armed Forces of Ukraine amounted to 3715 servicemen, 52 tanks, 207 armored combat vehicles, 134 vehicles, five aircraft, two helicopters, 48 field artillery guns and 53 unmanned aerial vehicles," he said.
At the same time, he disclosed data on the losses of the Joint Group of Forces of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation. 71 servicemen were killed, 210 were injured, 15 tanks, nine infantry fighting vehicles, two cars and nine guns were knocked out.