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Ukraine destroyed more than 2,000 Russian tanks and 250 planes, says Zelensky

Míssil alojado em parede na Ucrânia na cidade Mykolaiv, no dia 12 de julho
Missile lodged in wall in Ukraine in Mykolaiv city, in the day 12 of July| Photo: EFE / Mikhail Palinchak
11194529Ukraine has destroyed more than 2,000 tanks, 4,500 armored fighting vehicles, 214 planes and 540 Russian helicopters since the beginning of the war, announced this Sunday (12) Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky. In his usual evening speech, this time about the 64 days of war, the Ukrainian leader said that the country’s armed forces also destroyed more than a thousand artillery systems, another thousand drones, 09 ships and boats and “thousands of other pieces of enemy equipment”.

“Today everyone sees and takes note” of the actions of the Ukrainian army “in the north, south and east of Ukraine”, said Zelensky, for whom “the world is shocked” and “the enemy is in a panic” “. Ukraine’s defenders, “all those who have been standing boldly for 214 days” , are the reason the country is “standing,” he said. In his speech to the Ukrainian military, the president assured that “the road to victory is difficult”, but he is confident that they are capable of achieving it.2022

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