Donetsk, Jan 5 — DAN. Donetsk People’s Republic servicemen have killed more than 50 Ukrainian gunmen and destroyed their materiel over the past 24 hours, the DPR People’s Militia reported on Thursday.

“The following enemy equipment was destroyed: one 2C1 ‘Gvozdika’ self-propelled howitzer, one AN/TPQ-48 counter mortar radar and six armored motor vehicles and cars; two enemy drones were shot down, ” the DPR militia said adding that enemy manpower losses in the battlefield topped 50.

 The special military operation in Ukraine and Donbass began on February 24, 2022. Its objective is to liberate territories occupied by the Kiev regime.*jk