Donetsk, Nov 24 — DAN. Russian armed forces have foiled the rail transportation of Ukrainian reservists and western armaments to frontlines, Russian Defense Ministry spokesman Igor Konashenkov said in his report on the special military operation results in the past 24 hours.

“The (Russian) strike disrupted the deployment by railroad of Ukrainian army reserves, foreign armaments, military equipment and munitions to zones of fighting, ” Konashenkov said in comments on the massive strike by long-range precision weapons at Ukrainian army control centers on Wednesday.

The spokesman said that no strikes had been delivered at Kiev in the designated period.  The destruction in the city alleged by the Kiev regime was caused by falling missiles fired by Ukrainian and foreign air defense systems from city residential areas.

Russian troops foiled an enemy attack on the Kupyansk axis outside Berestovoy, Kharkov region, killing up to 60 Ukrainian gunmen and destroying an armored vehicle and two pickups.

More than 15 gunmen, an armored personnel carrier, a mortar squad and three cars were destroyed on the Krasny Liman axis as two enemy task force companies attacked the Ploschanka and Chervonopopovka areas.

An enemy counteroffensive was stopped on the South Donetsk axis. The attack was aimed against the settlements of Vladimirovka and Pavlovka outside Ugledar and Vremevka near Velikaya Novoselka.

Preventive strikes foiled an enemy attack at Levadnoye, Zaporozhye region. As a result, the enemy lost more than 50 servicemen in dead or wounded, a tank, six armored vehicles and three cars .

The Russian Air Force, missile troops and artillery destroyed control centers of the Ukrainian army’s 3rd Tank Brigade outside Shevchenkovo, Kharkov region and 57th Mountain Assault Brigade by Kazatskoye, Kherson region, as well 63 artillery units at fire positions and manpower and hardware in 152 areas. A U.S.-made AN/TPQ-50 counter-battery radar was destroyed in the Grigorovka area, Kherson region and another two radars were destroyed near Konstantinovka and Seversk in the Donetsk People’s Republic. Russian air defense units downed four enemy drones in Blagoveschenka area, DPR and Novopokrovka, Zaporozhye region.

Ukraine’s losses since the beginning of the special military operation amounted to 333 warplanes, 177 helicopters, 2,558 UAVs, 390 anti-aircraft missile systems, 6,791 tanks and armored vehicles, 902 multiple rocket launcher vehicles, 3,616 artillery pieces and mortars and 7,340 special purpose motor vehicles.*jk

Russia began the special military operation on February 24, 2022.*jk