Russia Says US-Supplied Howitzers Destroyed in Eastern Ukraine

A Russian media channel affiliated with the defense ministry said on May 18 that Russian forces destroyed Ukrainian howitzers in Donetsk Oblast.

Aerial video posted by Zvezda News showed towed M777 howitzers being struck near the village of Pidhorodne.

Zvezda said all the howitzers had been destroyed.

Seventy-four American 155 mm M777 howitzers have been delivered to Ukraine since the start of the war, according to US Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin. Credit: Zvezda News via Storyful

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