Against the background of the successes of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in certain sectors of the front, the troops of the Russian Federation began to surrender more often and try to leave the zone of active hostilities deep into the temporarily occupied territory. This was reported in the evening summary of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine on October 2.
«Due to the success of the defense forces in certain areas, a decrease in the level of the moral and psychological state of enemy personnel was noted, which leads to numerous cases of surrender of military personnel taken prisoner and leaving their positions,” the report says.
On September 30, a convoy of civilian cars and minibuses, in which there were more than 200 military from the second army corps of the invaders.
The General Staff notes that delays and a decrease in the level of promised payments for participation in the war against Ukraine also negatively affect the Russian military.
It is also reported that on October 1, the Armed Forces of Ukraine destroyed a warehouse with ammunition of the occupiers in the Tavriysky district of the Kherson region, 7 tanks and up to 10 vehicles in the Chernigovka region of the Zaporozhye region.
On October 2, the Armed Forces of Ukraine repulsed the attacks of the areas of the settlements of Zaitsevo, Bakhmutskoye, Bakhmut, Otradovka, Pervomayskoye, Disputable and Vyemka.
Aviation of the Armed Forces of Ukraine today hit two places of accumulation of weapons and equipment of the Russian Federation, and also hit two enemy air defense systems. Ukrainian air defense shot down 8 drones of the Russian army of Iranian production, and rocket troops and artillery hit 5 command posts, 14 areas of concentration of manpower, 3 warehouses with ammunition and fuel and lubricants, as well as more than 15 other important enemy targets.
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