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Victorious news of 800th day of war: over 1,000 Russians targeted in eastern sector, cyberattack on communications in Russia’s Tatarstan

3 May, 2024 Friday

Russian troops suffer heavy losses in eastern Ukraine, and Italy prepares to provide military aid to Ukraine


Ukrainian hackers attack Internet providers, mobile operators in Russia's Tatarstan

Several Ukrainian media reported this, citing their own sources in the intelligence service.

The main object of the cyber operation was communication networks in the main economic zone of Alabuga, where more than 30 industries are located, including important defense industry enterprises.

The DDoS attack managed to block the operation of the Internet network, the mobile operator MTS, the largest telecommunications operator PJSC Tattelecom and the regional Ufanet.

"Network users complain about the lack of access to the Internet, web resources and mobile applications. At the same time, some customers report being unable to use mobile applications that control the operation of intercoms in their entrances. Also, users of the attacked providers report malfunctions in Internet messengers," the statement says.

Defense construction in 5 regions nears completion

The Defense Ministry reported this.

The construction of defense facilities is nearing completion in the Sumy, Zaporizhzhia, Donetsk, Kherson, and Kharkiv regions.

"Sumy, Zaporizhzhia, Donetsk, Kherson, and Kharkiv regions: construction of defensive fortifications is nearing completion in five areas at once," the statement says.

Atesh guerrillas show Russia's defense system in Dzhankoi

The guerrillas reported this on Telegram. 

The area near the village of Smarahdove in the Dzhankoi district is equipped with day and night surveillance cameras. There are also soldiers with weapons and vehicles in shelters, as well as military rapid response teams. Patrols go around the area every two hours: they check not only the roads and the area near the 'dragon's teeth', but also check the plantations. 

Coordinates: 45.7529806, 34.4068106

"Despite the temporary, partially dominant situation of the occupiers on the frontline, they are still preparing for the future defence of the cities on the peninsula. They are well aware that sooner or later they will have to defend themselves not only from the Ukrainian forces, but also from our people in Crimea. Crimea will be de-occupied, and it is inevitable!" the guerrillas stressed. 

Threads of War, game demo version about Ukraine's liberation, is available on Steam

This was reported by

The game was developed by Creoteam director and Football, Tactics & Glory designer Andriy Kostiushko together with his 11-year-old son Askold.

The story of Threads of War allows users to follow the path of liberation of Ukraine from Russian invading army in 2022.

Throughout the game, users will have the opportunity to fight for Ukrainian settlements in a format that refers to Battle City for NES, but with some innovations. Elements of roguelite are present in global progress.

Italy to donate SAMP/T system to Ukraine

The Italian government, headed by Giorgia Meloni, has decided to approve the ninth inter-ministerial decree on military assistance to Ukraine, which will include the supply of the SAMP/T air defense system.

Italy has five such systems. Rome wants to give Ukraine the system it lent to Slovakia. Another part of the systems will be used to protect the venue of the G7 summit.

In addition, the aid package will include artillery supplies.

Ukrainian soldiers destroy launcher of Russian Tor missile system

The Defense Intelligence of Ukraine reported this.

"And the PD-2 unmanned aerial vehicle system, the money for which was donated by you, was correcting the work of the missile launchers! Thank you for making such reconnaissance operations possible!" the message reads.

In the eastern direction alone, Russia lost 1,160 soldiers per day

This is stated in the message of the operational and strategic grouping of troops Khortytsia.

In particular, Russian losses over the past day are as follows:

  • personnel - 1,160
  • tanks - 18
  • armored combat vehicles - 28
  • guns and mortars - 36
  • anti-tank weapons - 2
  • automotive vehicles - 28
  • special equipment - 3
  • electronic warfare equipment - 1
  • UAVs - 420
  • UAV control points - 1
  • dugouts - 17
  • ammunition depots - 6
  • fuel and lubricant depots - 1.

Ukrainian aviation strikes at 13 Russian concentration areas

According to the General Staff, over the day, Ukrainian aviation struck 13 manpower concentration areas and three command centers, and missile units of the missile forces struck one command center.

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