Shoigu named the number of servicemen who died during the military defense in Ukraine

5937 servicemen of the RF Armed Forces have died since the beginning of the special military operation. This was stated by Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu during an interview. The total number of wounded was not announced, but 90% of the wounded fighters returned to duty.

The minister also noted that on the basis of the signed decree on partial mobilization, the Ministry of Defense plans to call up 300 reservists.

Those who have served and have a military specialty - 25 million people. Partial mobilization will affect 1% of this number

Shoigu said.

The minister also revealed the losses of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. According to him, during the NMD, Kyiv lost more than 61 thousand dead and almost 50 thousand wounded.

Formerly Supreme Commander-in-Chief, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree about partial mobilization. Relevant events begin on September 21.
Dear reader, to leave comments on the publication, you must sign in.
  1. sgrabik Offline sgrabik
    sgrabik (Sergei) 21 September 2022 10: 09
    For a long time already it was necessary to announce a partial mobilization, we, as always, are dragged to the last.
  2. Jacques sekavar Offline Jacques sekavar
    Jacques sekavar (Jacques Sekavar) 21 September 2022 11: 53
    There are usually three times as many wounded
    1. Victorio Offline Victorio
      Victorio (Victorio) 22 September 2022 12: 24
      Quote: Jacques Sekavar
      There are usually three times as many wounded

      I will assume that 5 to 1 or higher, with the dominance of shrapnel wounds.
  3. Understanding Offline Understanding
    Understanding (Alexander) 21 September 2022 20: 27
    If they do not stop lying so brazenly, then they will not receive any popular understanding (and support in the war). And it will end with the fact that ours will also run from mobilization like the poor crests. And then Khan.
  4. The comment was deleted.