The russians Fired Own Positions by TOS-1A Solntsepek MLRS

​Russian occupation forces "burned" their positions with the help of a TOS-1A Solntsepyok heavy flamethrower system
​Russian occupation forces "burned" their positions with the help of a TOS-1A Solntsepyok heavy flamethrower system

The occupiers decided to test the effectiveness of their previously advertised heavy flamethrower system

Russian occupation forces "burned" their positions with the help of a TOS-1A Solntsepyok heavy flamethrower system. This was reported by the 97th Infantry Battalion of the 60th Separate Infantry Brigade of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.

"Using the Soncepek heavy flamethrower system in the Zaporizhia direction, they used it against their positions and in fact fired the ruzzist occupiers from Ukrainian soil," the statement said.

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Abandoned and captured by the Armed Forces of Ukraine on April 1, 2022 ruzzist TZM-T re-supply vehicles of the TOS-1A Solntsepek complex, Defense Express
Abandoned and captured by the Armed Forces of Ukraine on April 1, 2022 ruzzist TZM-T re-supply vehicles of the TOS-1A Solntsepek complex

It is also noted that "the command of the 97th Infantry Battalion expresses its satisfaction with the actions of the Russian occupiers." Defenders of Ukraine also noted that "such actions are positively perceived and supported in every way by the Ukrainian military."

In general, this is not the first time when russian occupation forces have suffered from "friendly fire."

Destroyed tank of the russian army, illustrative photo from open sources, Defense Express
Destroyed tank of the russian army, illustrative photo from open sources

Thus, in early March, the troops of the russian troops entered into a tank battle against their own forces and destroyed by friendly fire 13 units of armored vehicles - 9 tanks and four armored personnel carriers.

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