January 3, 2023, 03:21 PM – Public News Service – OSN

defense Department Russia on Tuesday, January 3, during a briefing, they announced the destruction of the HIMARS MLRS, from which the Donetsk People’s Republic was shelled.

“During the counter-battery fight … two launchers of the US-made HIMARS multiple launch rocket system were destroyed, from which shelling of settlements was carried out,” the report says.

It is specified that the installations were located in the Kramatorsk area.

Recall that on February 24, Russian leader Vladimir Putin, in his address to the citizens of the Russian Federation, announced the start of a military special operation in the Donbass. He stressed that Moscow’s plans do not include the occupation of Kyiv, but it will strive with all its might to demilitarize Ukraine.

Earlier, the Public News Service wrote that the “Brave” unit of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation left behind unusual pointers in the zone of the special operation.