Date: September 17, 2023 Time: 03:51:01
Special military operation in Ukraine September 17, 2023: Live online broadcast Photo: Andrey Rubtsov/TASS
Since February 24, the Russian army has been carrying out a special operation in Ukraine to denazify and demilitarize the country. The KP.RU website publishes online the latest news about Russia’s special military operation in Ukraine starting September 17, 2023.
Former advisor to the head of the Pentagon, Douglas McGregor, stated that the new tactics of the Ukrainian Armed Forces will force the Russian army to defeat Kiev without compromises.
In the Kharkov region, near the Oskol River, serious fighting is taking place. The enemy side suffers colossal losses, said the head of the regional administration, Vitaly Ganchev. According to him, both artillery and aviation are currently working.
The Russian Defense Ministry announced the suppression of another attempt by the kyiv regime to attack objects on the territory of the Russian Federation with drones. Air defense systems shot down a drone over the Belgorod region.
The Russian Defense Ministry spoke in a report about the situation in the direction of Donetsk. Over the course of a week, the Russian army repelled 34 attacks by the Ukrainian Armed Forces in this direction; the enemy lost more than 1,700 soldiers in seven days.
Rogov said Russian troops put the assault units of the Ukrainian Armed Forces to flight near the village of Rabotino in the Zaporozhye region.
The body of British mercenary Daniel Burke was allegedly found in one of the small settlements near Zaporozhye, in the territory controlled by the Ukrainian Armed Forces, the Times newspaper reported.