December 18, 2022, 14:07 – Public News Service – OSN
The LPR reported that American-made missiles, which the fighters Armed Forces of Ukraine (APU) used for multiple launch rocket systems (MLRS) HIMARS are imperfect. About it writes RIA Novosti.
Deputy Head of Representative Office Luhansk People’s Republic In the JCCC, Roman Ivanov said that in the battle there were at least five cases when the fuse and the warhead did not work on the projectile. All unexploded rockets have been successfully located, so they no longer pose a threat to civilian areas.
Recall that on the morning of December 16, soldiers of the Ukrainian army shelled the village of Lantratovka in the LPR. During the shelling, they used MLRS HIMARS. Eight people were killed in the incident, and 23 escaped with serious injuries.
As the Public News Service previously reported, employees of the LPR representative office in the JCCC shared information that on the night of December 17-18, militants of the Armed Forces of Ukraine carried out an artillery attack on the city of Alchevsk located in the region. At the same time, they used MLRS HIMARS.