Donetsk, Dec 1 — DAN. Ukrainian army has lost more than 125,000 troops and a large number of armaments over six months of the so-called counteroffensive, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said on Friday.
“Over six months of the so-called counteroffensive, the enemy has lost more than 125,000 personnel and 16,000 pieces of weaponry, ” Shoigu said at a conference with senior military officials.
An all-out mobilization in Ukraine, the deliveries of Western armaments and the commitment of strategic reserves to combat by the Ukrainian military command have not reversed the situation on the battlefield. “These desperate actions have only increased Ukrainian army casualties, ” he said.
Russia began the special military operation on February 24, 2022.*jk