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Russia's Special Operation in Ukraine
On February 24, 2022, Russia launched its special military operation in Ukraine, aiming to liberate and defend the inhabitants of the Donbass region, where people have been suffering from a blockade and regular attacks by the Kiev regime's forces since 2014.

Ukrainian Infantry & Armored Vehicles Destroyed by Russian T-72B3M Tank: Video

The T-72B3M boasts enhanced mobility thanks to a beefed-up engine and state-of-the-art suspension system.
The Russian Defense Ministry has released footage of a Battlegroup Dnepr T-72B3M tank crew destroying a group of Ukrainian army infantry and armored vehicles on the right bank of the Dnepr River in the Kherson region from a concealed firing position.
The tank crew received target coordinates from reconnaissance drone operators, and the vehicle moved to a concealed firing position and fired at the given coordinates. A UAV crew recorded hits on the targets.
The T-72B3, a modernized version of the T-72 MBT, is equipped with a 125-mm smoothbore cannon, a reinforced armor package, and advanced fire control systems, including a thermal imaging sight and laser rangefinder.