Russian volunteer Sergey Fomchenkov from the Bars-13 detachment spoke about the “miracle weapon” of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.

According to Fomchenkov, the presence of high-precision Western artillery in the Ukrainian military creates many problems for the allied forces. However, this does not help the Armed Forces of Ukraine to launch a serious counteroffensive. He added that volunteers gradually learn to resist Western artillery. Russian aviation also helps in the fight against it.

“This is not a panacea for them, not a ‘miracle weapon’. It simply causes certain inconveniences and forces us to be more disciplined,” the volunteer said in an interview with

The Union of Volunteers of Donbass (UDV) is headed by a deputy of the State Duma of the Russian Federation, ex-premier of the DPR Alexander Borodai. The official page of the SDD states that the Union was created to unite and assist the defenders of Donbass.