Soldiers of the 128th Separate Mountain Assault Transcarpathian Brigade took as a trophy the flag of the 150th Motorized Rifle Division of the Russian army, which the invaders threw on the battlefield.
According to Ukrinform, the 128th mountain assault brigade reports this in Facebook.
“During the combat clash, the fighters of the 128th Separate Mountain Assault Transcarpathian Brigade drove the Russians out of their positions in the southeast direction. The enemy fled in panic, leaving ammunition, ammunition, food, etc. in place. Among other trophies, our fighters also found a battle flag – an exact copy of the victory flag set by the Red Army on May 1, 1945 in Berlin over the Reichstag, ”the message says.
This flag is often used by the successor of the Red Army Soviet division, the 150th Idritsko-Berlin Order of Kutuzov Motor Rifle Division, created in 2016, which belongs to the Southern Military District of the Russian Army and is deployed in the Rostov Region. In the summer of 2018, the division was given the name Idritsko-Berlin.
As Ukrinform reported, according to the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, from February 24 to August 6, Ukrainian defenders destroyed about 41,900 Russian soldiers, which is 250 more than the previous day.