Ukrainian Border Guards Destroy Russian War Machines Near Bakhmut

These images show Ukrainian border guards destroying Russian war machines with artillery strikes and kamikaze drones.

The footage shows the Russian war machines being blown up after being hit by the Ukrainian ordnance on the frontlines near Bakhmut.

The images obtained from the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine on Thursday, 21st March, along with a statement saying: “Border guards repel enemy assault in Bakhmut sector.

“With the support of tanks, armoured personnel carriers, and armoured personnel carriers, two platoons of the enemy tried to break through the defensive line, but suffered losses and retreated.

“Soldiers of the Revenge Offensive Guard Brigade, together with the Defence Forces, destroyed 12 vehicles.”

The General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine has reported that between the 24th of February 2022 and the 22nd of March 2024, Russia has incurred losses amounting to approximately 434,710 personnel, 6,840 tanks, 13,111 armoured combat vehicles, 10,775 artillery units, 1,018 multiple launch rocket systems, 723 air defence systems, 347 warplanes, 325 helicopters, 8,388 drones, 1,953 cruise missiles, 26 warships, 1 submarine, 14,287 motor vehicles and fuel tankers, and 1,749 units of special equipment.

Ukrainian Artillery Takes Out Russian Troops And War Machines Near Bakhmut

The Russian-occupied Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant (ZNPP) faced a blackout after a “massive missile attack on Ukraine” on Friday morning severed one of its power lines, according to the Ukrainian military administration for the region.

Ukrainian Border Guards destroy Russian war machines on the frontlines near Bakhmut. In Ukraine in undated footage. The footage released by the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine. On Thursday, Mar. 21, 2024. (@DPSUkr/Newsflash)

The attack disconnected the external overhead line of PL-750kV Dniprovska, crucial for the power station’s safety systems. Currently, the ZNPP is linked to the Ukrainian power system via the PL-330kV Zaporizhzhia TPP Ferosplavna transmission line. Which Ukrainian energy workers repaired just last week following another Russian shelling.

The largest nuclear power station in Europe, under Russian control, reported one of its two high-voltage lines supplying electricity was down.

Accusations against the occupying forces include removing Ukrainian staff, allegedly rigging the plant with explosives, and linking it to the war frontline.

On 15th March, the International Atomic Energy Agency’s director general expressed deep concern about the plant’s nuclear safety and security. Citing its extremely fragile and vulnerable power situation.

Ukraine’s state hydropower company confirmed that the DniproHES hydroelectric dam in Zaporizhzhia was struck in Friday morning’s Russian airstrikes, causing a fire at the station. Emergency services and energy workers are currently working the scene.

Ukrainian Kamikaze Drones Take Out Russian War Machines

In the US, Republican congressman Ken Buck has made history by becoming the first from his party to sign a discharge petition. Allowing the Ukraine aid bill to proceed to a vote. Buck, who is retiring, secured the 188th signature out of the necessary 218 on the Democratic petition. This bill aims to allocate around USD 60 billion to support Ukraine’s defence against the Russian invasion. Despite House Speaker Mike Johnson’s opposition.

Ukrainian Border Guards destroy Russian war machines on the frontlines near Bakhmut. In Ukraine in undated footage. The footage released by the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine. On Thursday, Mar. 21, 2024. (@DPSUkr/Newsflash)

EU leaders at a Brussels summit yesterday have agreed in principle to allocate the majority of profits from frozen Russian assets to Ukraine, amounting to around EUR 3 billion this year.

The first transfer is expected to occur in July. Additionally, Ursula Von der Leyen, the head of the European Commission. Announced that the EU is considering raising tariffs on Russian grain, including stolen Ukrainian grain, entering the EU market.


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