Russia has been caught lying about the war in Ukraine again.
The data on the losses of the Ukrainian army in the war against Russia, which were announced by the Minister of Defense of the Russian Federation Sergei Shoigu, diverged from the reports of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation.
The publication writes about thisAgency“.
They noted that from February 24 to September 20, in daily reports, the official representative of the Russian Defense Ministry, Igor Konashenkov, allegedly spoke about at least “83,000 killed Ukrainian soldiers.”
These data significantly exceed the losses of the Ukrainian army, which Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu announced on September 21. According to him, during the war, Ukraine allegedly “lost 61,207 soldiers killed and 49,368 wounded.”
In addition, the data on 5,937 Russian servicemen killed in the war from Shoigu’s message is less than the number of buried servicemen, which is known from open sources.
Earlier, the UK Ministry of Defense reported that Russia had lost 80 thousand people, including 25 thousand killed, the Pentagon estimated Russia’s losses in killed and wounded at 80 thousand, according to Ukraine, more than 55 thousand Russian occupiers have been killed since the beginning of the war.