Donetsk, Aug 22 — DAN. Russian servicemen have knocked out 17 artillery pieces and radars supplied to the Kiev regime by western countries, the Russian Defense Ministry reported on Tuesday.

Two US-made M777 guns, one Polish “Krab” howitzer and one American counterfire radar were eliminated on the Donetsk axis.

On the South Donetsk axis, the Ukrainian army lost one M777 gun and one British FH-70 howitzer.

A US-made radar was knocked out on the Kupyansk axis.

Two M777 guns, three M119 towed howitzers, one Polish “Krab” self-propelled howitzer, one French “Cesar” self-propelled howitzer and one FH-70 gun were destroyed in the Zaporozhye region.

In the Kherson area, the enemy lost two M777 artillery pieces.

Earlier reports said that a Ukrainian observation and communications post had been destroyed in Ugledar.

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