December 15, 2022, 21:22 – Public News Service – OSN

Head of the military medical department Ministry of Defense Russian Federation Dmitry Trishkin said that the militants of the Armed Forces of Ukraine are deliberately aiming at doctors assisting the wounded in the NVO zone. He stated this on the air of the Russia-24 TV channel.

Trishkin spoke as follows: “Unfortunately, the special military operation has shown that our enemy today is targeting not only servicemen. The target is civilians, the target is, among other things, medical workers.”

Due to such situations, crosses were removed from the sides of a large number of ambulances.

As the Public News Service previously reported, the fighter aviation The Aerospace Forces (VKS) of the Russian Federation shot down an enemy MiG-29 aircraft near the village of Yablonovka and a Mi-8 helicopter near Nikolaevka in the DPR. This was announced by the official representative of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation, Lieutenant-General Igor Konashenkov.

Over the past day, Russian troops thwarted the attack of the Armed Forces of Ukraine (APU) in the Kupyansk direction. Up to 35 Ukrainian militants were destroyed by artillery fire and heavy flamethrowers.