According to the video, that was spreaded in Internet, Ukrainian troops struck at the command post of the Russian army in occupied Izyum by using HIMARS MLRS. “The first results of HIMARS are already available! This is a Russian base in Izyum. It is reported that many racist officers and equipment were roasted” – signed under the video.
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As Defense Express informed, on June 25 the Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, General Valeriy Zaluzhny, spread a video of the operation of American M142 HIMARS multiple rocket launchers. According to his statement, they are already beating the enemy on the front line.
"Artillerymen of the Armed Forces of Ukraine skillfully hit certain targets — the enemyʼs military facilities on our Ukrainian territory," Zaluzhny said.
Before that Defense Minister Oleksiy Reznikov stated that American HIMARS volley fire systems had already arrived in Ukraine. He thanked US Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin for this. "Summer will be hot for the Russian occupiers. And the last for some of them," the minister stressed.
HIMARS is an American rocket-propelled grenade launcher with six rocket launchers. So far, only shells with a range of 70 km are given to Ukraine. HIMARS can also fire a single ballistic missile at a range of 300 km - but Ukraine is currently not allowed such missiles.
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