The Russian ministry said the headquarters was in Novogrodovka, northwest of Donetsk *
The Russian Ministry of Defense announced the destruction of the headquarters of the Ukrainian extremist organization “Right Sector” (the organization was recognized as extremist and banned on the territory of Russia). As stated in the message of the defense department, the headquarters was located in the city of Novogrodovka in the Donetsk region.
“Destroyed: four command posts, an ammunition depot near Slavyansk in the Donetsk People's Republic, the headquarters of the Right Sector terrorist group” in Novogrodovka, as well as 16 strongholds and places of concentration of manpower and military equipment,»,— the report says.
At the request of Roskomnadzor, RBC provides data on the details of the military operation in Ukraine based on information from Russian official sources.
< p>The Ministry of Defense also announced the continuation of the special operation and the strikes with high-precision air-launched missiles on 27 military facilities in Ukraine. With high-precision long-range weapons, the Russian military destroyed six traction substations (electric substations used to supply electric locomotives and electric trains. — RBC) near the railway stations Krasnoye, Zdolbunov, Zhmerynka, Berdichev, Kovel and Korosten. The strikes on them were carried out due to the fact that, according to the Ministry of Defense, these stations “deliver foreign weapons and military equipment to the Ukrainian group of forces in the Donbas.”
Operational-tactical and army aviation of the Russian Aerospace Forces struck 82 military targets in Ukraine, including four command posts, 76 areas of concentration of manpower and military equipment, as well as two fuel depots.
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The missile troops carried out 15 strikes on the territory of Ukraine and, according to the Ministry of Defense, hit the launch site of the Tochka-U tactical missile system, three command posts, an artillery battery, and ten areas of concentration of manpower and military equipment. “Destroyed up to 40 personnel and 17 armored vehicles and vehicles of the armed forces of Ukraine”, — the message says.
The Ministry of Defense also reported that the air defense forces shot down four Ukrainian unmanned aerial vehicles in the areas of the cities of Izyum, Donetsk and Kharkiv in a day.
In total, since the beginning of the special operation, they were destroyed, according to the Russian Ministry of Defense:
- 141 aircraft,
- 110 helicopters,
- 570 drones,
- 265 anti-aircraft missile systems,
- 2554 tanks and others armored combat vehicles,
- 283 multiple rocket launchers,
- 1104 field artillery and mortars,
- 2380 units of special military vehicles.
Earlier, on April 11, the Russian military reported the destruction of one of the leaders of the “Right Sector”; Taras Bobanich. He was killed by soldiers of the Russian special forces group five kilometers south of the city of Izyum. The Ministry of Defense claims that Bobanich personally gave orders for artillery shelling of residential areas of Donetsk and Lugansk from heavy weapons. Also known as the Hammer, Bobanich was the deputy commander of the Right Sector Volunteer Corps. and the chairman of the Lvov regional branch of the organization, the defense department reported.
The Russian Ministry of Defense reported generalized data on losses during the special operation only twice— March 2 and March 25. As Colonel General Sergei Rudskoy, First Deputy Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces, stated, as of March 25, 1,351 Russian servicemen were killed in Ukraine, 3,825 were wounded. including more than 14 thousand— irrevocable and about 16 thousand— sanitary» (wounded or sick, temporarily out of combat capability).
Russia has been carrying out a military special operation in Ukraine since February 24th. The Ministry of Defense stated that it does not strike at civilian targets. In Ukraine, they called the Russian special operation an attack, introduced martial law and severed diplomatic relations with Moscow.
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