24 football fields are needed to bury liquidated Russian soldiers - Ministry of Defense

11:34 28 July Kyiv, Ukraine

In order to bury all the Russian military liquidated by the Ukrainian defenders, an area the size of 24 football fields is needed.

This was reported in the Ministry of Defense.

As of July 28, according to the General Staff, the total combat losses of the Russians were approximately 40,070 people among the personnel.
Also, since the beginning of the full-scale invasion, 1742 tanks, 3979 armored fighting vehicles and almost 900 hundreds of artillery systems have been destroyed.
The Russian military-political leadership carefully conceals from its citizens the real number of killed and captured by the Ukrainian military occupiers. Only twice since February 24, the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation reported the dead: on March 2, there were allegedly 498 people, and on March 25 - 1351.

Earlier, the representative of the Committee of the lower house of the US Congress on Armed Services, Elissa Slotkin, said that the losses of the Russian Federation in the war in Ukraine already exceed 75 thousand people. According to her, we are talking about both killed and wounded servicemen of the Russian army.