According to the Ukrainian authorities, the Russian Army reported that at least 80 Polish soldiers were killed in combat on the Ukrainian Army's eastern front. This happened on a day Russia launched 50 cruise missiles.
According to General Igor Konashenkov, the chief spokesperson of the Russian Army and the chief spokesperson for the Russian Army, the attack on the Polish fighters took place at the Megatex zinc facility in Kostiantinvka. .
The spokesman also announced that 300 soldiers were killed in a missile attack against Mikolaiv. This town was one of the targets in the Russian salvo of nearly fifty cruise missiles launched at Ukrainian positions in the last hour. .
According to statements made by the TASS agency, the total number of Ukrainian combatants who were killed in the bombings over the past 24 hours is approximately 780. The timing of these announcements was not commented upon by the Ukrainian authorities nor the Polish government.
The Ukrainian General Staff announced on Saturday that US-supplied missile systems were now operational and striking targets in Russian-occupied areas of Ukraine.
Telegram reported that Valeri Zaluzhni, Chief of the General Staff of Ukraine, said that artillerymen of Ukraine's Armed Forces hit specific targets - military targets of enemy forces on Ukrainian territory.
According to a tweet from your Twitter account, Ukraine's presidential advisor MikhailoPodoliak estimated that 48 cruise missiles had struck Ukraine last night. He also accused Russia of trying to intimidate Ukraine.
Attacks have reached Lviv in the west, along with Khmelnitski Yitomir and Chernigov. According to UNIAN statements, at least one Ukrainian soldier died in an additional impact on Dnipropetrovs.
Ukraine expressed its outrage at the attack on Belarus, which is closely tied to Russia and self-declared neutral in the conflict.
Ukrinform has obtained a note from the Main Intelligence Directorate for the Ukrainian Defense Ministry stating that six Tu-22M3 aircraft launched 12 X-22 cruise missiles out of Belarusian airspace. This is approximately 50-60 km from the Ukrainian state border.
The bombers flew from Shaykovka, in the Kaluga region, Russia. They then entered the Belarusian airspace by passing through the Smolensk and Kaluga regions. According to the Ukrainian account, after launching the missiles they returned to Russia's airport.
According to the Main Intelligence Directorate the strikes were launched against the kyiv and Chernigov regions. It was also noted that this is the first time an airstrike has been launched directly from Belarusian territory against Ukraine.
"Today's bombardment is directly related to Kremlin efforts to include Belarus in the war on Ukraine as a direct participant," lamented the Main Intelligence Directorate.
According to the most recent report from the Ukrainian General Staff, it is now known that Ukrainian fighters are protecting a crucial supply route to Lisichansk. This city is considered Ukraine's last stronghold within the Lugansk region.
Hostilities are concentrated around Bachmut, especially near Volodimirivka, Pokrovske and the Bachmut-Lisichansk route.
This city is now under Russian control.
According to the Ukrainian General Staff, Russian forces also attempt to blockade the city's south side. This confirms information that was released by the Russian side in the last hour.