As a result of a Ukrainian artillery strike on the base of the Russian occupation forces in the village of Horokhovatka, Kharkiv region, more than 200 invaders were killed.
This was reported to Guildhall by a source in the Ukrainian intelligence community, according to Ukrinform.
“Ukrainian armed forces launched an artillery strike on the positions of Russian occupation troops in the village of Horokhovatka, Izium district, Kharkiv region. As a result of the artillery strike, the enemy base, set up on the premises of a local farm, was hit.
“As a result of the artillery strike, more than 200 invaders were eliminated and military equipment was damaged,” the intelligence services said.
“After the strike, the Russians put all their dead in a pit, doused the bodies with fuel from a tanker truck and burned them,” the report said.
As previously reported, the Ukrainian Armed Forces eliminated approximately 36,650 Russian soldiers in Ukraine from February 24 to July 7.
Total enemy combat losses also included 1,602 tanks (+2 in the last day), 3,797 armored fighting vehicles (+8), 815 artillery systems (+3), 247 lance systems -multiple rockets (+0), 107 anti-aircraft (+0), 217 fighter planes (+0), 187 helicopters (+0), 2,665 trucks including tankers (+17), 15 warships /boats (+0), 667 unmanned aerial vehicles (+3) and 66 units of special equipment (+1). A total of 155 enemy cruise missiles (+2) were shot down.