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​The Defense Forces of Ukraine Showed a Spectacular Video of russia’s Heavy Flamethrower System’s Defeat

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Ukrainian HIMARS destroys russian flamethrower system Solntsepyok / video screengrab
Ukrainian HIMARS destroys russian flamethrower system Solntsepyok / video screengrab

Another spectacular footage of the operation of high-precision missiles of the HIMARS system to destroy the weapons of the Russian occupation army was released

The Security Service of Ukraine (SSU) published spectacular footage on its pages in social networks of how Ukrainian military personnel hunted down another heavy flamethrower system of the Russian occupation army. The russian MLR system was eliminated together with crew and ammunition.

According to the Security Service of Ukraine, the russian TOS-1A Solntsepek multiple rocket launcher was intercepted by the Zaporizhia Department of the Security Service of Ukraine, discovering the position of the enemy vehicle during reconnaissance.

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The SSU notes that the enemy system was discovered just at the time when the russians planned to strike by the launcher the positions of the Defense Forces of Ukraine, which are carrying out counteroffensive actions in that direction.

The coordinates of the enemy vehicle were transferred to the the HIMARS missile system’s crew, which accurately hit the russian TOS-1A Solntsepek heavy flamethrower system with a precision strike.

The Defense Forces of Ukraine Showed a Spectacular Video of russia’s TOS-1A Solntsepek Heavy Flamethrower System’s Defeat, Defense Express
russian TOS-1A Solntsepek multiple rocket launcher / video screengrab

The system was fully loaded with ammunition, so the result was spectacular shots of ammunition detonation and the completely destroyed launcher, as noted by the SSU, including the crew.

"Thanks to the coordination of the Security Service and artillery of the Armed Forces, the TOS-1A Solntsepyok was destroyed with the crew and full ammunition," the SSU said.

According to data shared by the Oryx portal, this is at least the ninth enemy Solntsepek heavy flamethrower system that the occupiers have lost since February 2022.

TOS-1A Solntsepyok, The Defense Forces of Ukraine Showed a Spectacular Video of russia’s Heavy Flamethrower System’s Defeat, Defense Express
TOS-1A Solntsepyok multiple rocket launcher / Open source photo

Earlier, Defense Express reported how the Ukrainian military destroyed an enemy 203-mm 2S7 Pion self-propelled cannon with a help of the HIMARS missile system, which was tracked down by the National Guard fighters.

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