Russia has admitted for the first time that its soldiers have also lost their lives in the war with Ukraine. However, he has not disclosed the number. At the same time, Ukraine says that it has killed 4,300 Russian soldiers and taken 200 hostage.
: Even though Russia’s army is more powerful than Ukraine, but it is also suffering losses in this war (Russia-Ukraine War). Russia admitted on Sunday that some of its soldiers had suffered casualties in Ukraine. This is the first time since the start of the war that Russia has admitted that its soldiers have been killed. Russian Defense Ministry spokesman Major General Igor Konashenkov said that some of our soldiers have lost their lives and some have been injured.
Ukraine took 200 hostage!
Russia did not disclose the number of dead and injured. Major General Konashenkov said that Russia had suffered much less damage than the Ukrainian troops. However, Ukraine claims that it has killed some 4,300 Russian soldiers and taken more than 200 prisoners of war. Ukraine told the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) that 4,300 Russian soldiers have been killed and more than 200 taken hostage by Ukrainian forces since the start of the war.
1,067 military bases targeted
Major General Konashenkov also said that since the start of the attack on Thursday, Russian forces have targeted 1,067 military bases in the UK, including 17 command posts and contact centers, 38 air defense missile systems and 56 radar systems. . Significantly, Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday declared war with Ukraine. Since then, the echo of blasts is being heard in Ukraine.
Russia defends at UNSC
At the same time, Russia has refused to accept this claim of Ukraine. At the same time, the representative of the Russian Federation told the UNSC that the Russian military does not threaten civilians in Ukraine, they are not shelling civilian infrastructure. The threat to civilians is now posed by Ukrainian nationalists, who are using the people there as a shield. On the other hand, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has announced that a petition has been filed against Russia in the International Court of Justice (ICJ) on his behalf. It alleges that Russia has committed genocide against innocent civilians on the pretext of war.