Russian Ministry Of Defense Says Ukraine Has Suffered 66,000 Casualties In The First 3 Months Of Their Counteroffensive

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Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu chairs a meeting of military leaders © Telegram / mod_russia  

RT: Russian MOD estimates Ukraine’s counteroffensive casualties  

Kiev has lost some 66,000 troops and 7,600 pieces of heavy weaponry in three months, Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu has said  

Ukraine has suffered heavy losses during three months of its summer counteroffensive against Russia but has failed to achieve its goals at any part of the front line, Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu has reported. 

Kiev’s forces have lost more than 66,000 troops and over 7,600 heavy weapons since launching their push in early June, the Russian official estimated on Tuesday.  

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Update: Kiev loses 66,000 people in past three months, fails to achieve goals — Shoigu (TASS)

WNU Editor: Western sources, using data from the Ukraine government, says Russia has so far suffered 300,000 casualties in the war …. Russia to recruit foreigners in neighboring countries to beef up its army depleted by 300,000 war casualties, says the UK Defense Ministry (Business Insider).