Ukrainian forces have posted photographs on-line of a downed Russian fighter jet burning in a subject after they declare it was shot out of the sky amid Vladimir Putin’s lethal invasion.
The Russian state-of-the-art Su-35 fighter was shot down by Ukrainian forces within the Kharkiv area, the Ukrainian Armed Forces said Sunday.
The photographs confirmed the obliterated wreckage engulfed in flames and smoke within the empty subject.
“It’s not even a Su-35 aircraft is on fireplace, it’s the entire Russian empire,” the Ukrainian Air Drive Command wrote in a Fb submit.
Ukrainian forces declare to have destroyed almost 150 Russian plane since Putin launched his invasion in February.
In addition they declare that 18,000 Russian troopers have been killed by Ukrainian troops.
Moscow, who insists the invasion is a “particular operation”, has not confirmed Ukraine’s newest figures detailing their losses.
The photographs emerged earlier than Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky appeared in a video that aired on the Grammy Awards on Sunday night time the place he urged viewers to assist his nation “in any manner you’ll be able to.”
He likened Russia’s assault to a lethal silence threatening to extinguish the desires and lives of the Ukrainian individuals, together with kids.