The operational update regarding the russian invasion on 06.00 on April 3, 2022

Ministry of Defence of Ukraine

2022-04-03 07:00:00 | ID: 67137

The thirty-ninth day of the heroic resistance of the Ukrainian people to the russian military invasion began.

The armed forces a russian federation continue their armed aggression against Ukraine. The russian occupation troops are being withdrawn in some areas.

According to available information, the moral and psychological condition of a russian enemy personnel and the level of motivation remains extremely low. Commanders of various levels of the 3rd Motorized Rifle Division of the 20th All-Military Army of the Western Military District refuse to take part in hostilities. In addition, the military is writing massive reports of dismissals.

Personnel of the 2nd Battalion Tactical Groups of the 4th Military Base of the 58th All-Military Army of the Southern Military District refused to take part in hostilities on the territory of Ukraine. It is planned to return them to the points of permanent deployment.

To restore the loss of personnel, the russian leadership is campaigning for civilians to join the armed forces. Such activities are held both in the russian federation and in the temporarily occupied territories of Donetsk, Luhansk oblast and the temporarily occupied Autonomous Republic of Crimea.

Systematic violations of the requirements of International Humanitarian Law on the conduct of war continue. The russian occupiers continue to deploy weapons and military equipment in the immediate vicinity of the housing infrastructure of settlements, carry out filtration measures in temporarily occupied territories, commit violence against local residents, engage in looting and plundering.

On the territory of Donetsk and Luhansk oblasts, the defenders of Ukraine repulsed six enemy attacks, destroyed four tanks, six units of armoured vehicles and seven units of enemy vehicles.

The Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine has hit 8 air targets the previous day: two planes, one helicopter, one UAV and four cruise missiles. Aircraft of the Air Force of the Armed forces of Ukraine continued to strike at enemy ranges, military equipment columns, and logistics centres.

We believe in the Armed Forces of Ukraine!

Let’s win together!

Glory to Ukraine!

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