Today is the 23rd day of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. The Ukrainian Ministry of Defense announced on Facebook that it had killed 14,200 Russian troops, destroyed 450 tanks, 93 aircraft, 112 helicopters, and 1,448 armored combat vehicles, as well as 43 air defense systems. been destroyed.
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) reported that there is a very large gap between Ukraine and Russia in the number of losses announced. Russia claimed that 498 Russian troops were killed on the 3rd of this month, and has not been updated since then.
U.S. officials estimated Thursday that the actual death toll of Russian troops could exceed 7,000, while the number of wounded could be as high as 14,000.