The attack took place in the north-east of the Nikolaev region. Ukrainian defenders forced the enemy to retreat with losses.
The Russian military changed into the uniform of the Armed Forces of Ukraine and tried to seize the observation post of the Ukrainian defenders in the Nikolaev region. About this May 25 reported Operational Command South.
“In the north-east of the Nikolaev region, in the direction of Krivoy Rog, there was a combat clash between our unit and a specific group of enemy forces. The enemy, supported by two armored combat vehicles Tiger under the cover of mortar fire, he tried to capture our observation post. At the same time, the Russians were wearing military uniforms of the Armed Forces of Ukraine,” the report says.
The Ukrainian military repulsed the attack, forcing the enemy to retreat with losses: four Russian soldiers were killed.