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Russian general killed in Luhansk region

KATERYNA TYSHCHENKO — SUNDAY, 5 JUNE 2022, 19:53

Russian Significant Common Roman Kutuzov has been killed in Luhansk Oblast.

Resource: Radio Svoboda (Liberty) and Meduza, citing Russian Telegram channels

Specifics: In accordance to Radio Svoboda, which cited Russian Telegram channels, the general was killed in the village of Mykolaivka, Popasna district, Luhansk Oblast.

In accordance to the similar sources, Roman Kutuzov is the fourth Russian normal to be killed in Ukraine.

Meduza explained Kutuzov’s death was noted by Alexander Sladkov, a correspondent for the Russian propaganda Tv and radio broadcasting company VDTRK. According to him, the common died “main [his subordinates] into an assault”.

It has not nevertheless been claimed which unit Kutuzov was foremost. He was described on the Russian Defence Ministry’s web site as performing commander of the 29th Mixed Arms Army in 2019, and [as commander of] the 5th Mixed Arms Army in 2017.

Track record: 

Recently, the Ukrainian armed service have killed Colonel Vladimir Ivanov from the Russian Ministry of Defence press company Captain Aleksandr Vyguliar, the organization commander of the 106th Guards Airborne Division and Lieutenant Colonel Aleksandr Dosiagaev, the commander of the assault battalion of the 104th Guards Airborne Assault Regiment.

On 10 May perhaps, Lt. Gen. Scott Berrier, director of the US Defence Intelligence Company, stated that at the very least 8 Russian generals experienced been killed in Ukraine given that the start of the big-scale war.