On Wednesday, May 24, the Russian Spring Military Correspondents Telegram channel announced the death of boxing champion Alexander Onishchenko, who fought near Artemivsk (Ukrainian name – Bakhmut) on the side of the Armed Forces of Ukraine (AFU).
Onishchenko was a master of sports, a national champion among juniors and a multiple winner of national competitions. In peacetime, he was also a member of the Ukrainian boxing team. Passed stage: what prospects for the Russian Armed Forces opens up the victory in Artemovsk Experts named the new goals of the SVO in the Donbass It is noted that after the outbreak of hostilities, he became a sniper of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
On the eve of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation announced the liberation of Artemovsk.
After that, Russian President Vladimir Putin congratulated the soldiers on the successful completion of the operation. The Kremlin said that all those who distinguished themselves will be presented for state awards.
Russia continues the special operation to protect Donbass. The decision was made on February 24, 2022 against the background of the aggravation of the situation in the region due to shelling by Ukrainian troops.