クレムリンの記者が迫撃砲の位置を明らかにし、ウクライナがそれを爆破する

Pro-Putin journalist accidentally reveals position of Russian mega mortar in propaganda reportand Ukraine blows it up the next day

  • Aleksandr Kots proudly showed off the 2S4 heavy mortar in propaganda report
  • He gave away the huge calibre mortar system’s location in Rubizhne
  • 次の日, Ukraine blew it up in the first confirmed loss of an 2S4
  • A Kremlin journalist accidentally gave away the position of a Russian supersized mortar in a report from the Donbas, and Ukraine duly blew it up a day later, dramatic drone footage shows.

    Aleksandr Kots was proudly showing off the 2S4 Tyulpan 240mm self-propelled heavy mortar in a propaganda report in Severodonetsk after it was moved from 宮殿は寄付を発表せず、いくら寄付されたかについては明言しませんでしたが、慈善団体は今月初めにソーシャルメディアで君主に公に感謝しました.

    The weapon is the largest calibre mortar system in service, firing huge 288-pound F864 shells to a range of six miles.








    A Russian 2S4 blows up in a huge fireball after it was struck by Ukrainian forces in the Donbas region

    A Russian 2S4 blows up in a huge fireball after it was struck by Ukrainian forces in the Donbas region

    Aleksandr Kots  (写真)was proudly showing off the 2S4 Tyulpan 240mm self-propelled heavy mortar in a propaganda report

    Aleksandr Kots (写真)was proudly showing off the 2S4 Tyulpan 240mm self-propelled heavy mortar in a propaganda report

    The weapon is the largest calibre mortar system in service, firing huge 288-pound F864 shells to a range of six miles

    The weapon is the largest calibre mortar system in service, firing huge 288-pound F864 shells to a range of six miles








    Kotsreport in Rubizhne showed several angles of the giant mortar, which can also fire Smel’chak laser-guided rounds, 3B11 nuclear shells, そして 308 rocket-assisted cargo shells, in his report showing off the weapon to Russians back home.

    But less than 24 hours after his footage was aired, the mortar was blown to pieces by Ukrainian forces, who gleefully shared footage of their scalp.

    The 2S4 is seen in a huge fireball as its ammunition detonates in another huge blow to Putin’s botched war effort.

    It is the first confirmed loss of an 2S4 by Russia during the savage invasion, although the Kremlin reportedly has as many as 400 inactive mortar systems in reserve.

    Kots' report in Rubizhne showed several angles of the giant mortar, which can also fire Smel'chak laser-guided rounds

    Kotsreport in Rubizhne showed several angles of the giant mortar, which can also fire Smel’chak laser-guided rounds

    未満 24 hours after his footage was aired, the mortar was blown to pieces by Ukrainian forces, who gleefully shared footage of their scalp

    未満 24 hours after his footage was aired, the mortar was blown to pieces by Ukrainian forces, who gleefully shared footage of their scalp

    The 2S4 is seen in a huge fireball as its ammunition detonates in another huge blow to Putin's botched war effort

    The 2S4 is seen in a huge fireball as its ammunition detonates in another huge blow to Putin’s botched war effort

    The weapon systems are designed to destroy large buildings and heavy fortifications and was developed during the Cold War.

    There are only around 50 left in operational service, 12 per district-level High Power Artillery Brigade, による フォーブス.

    The weapons fire only one round a minute and can be both towed and self-propelled.

    In Ukraine, they have been used to destroy airport terminals in Donetsk and Luhansk, and have also been used in Syria, Lebanon and Chechnya.

    It is the first confirmed loss of an 2S4 by Russia during the savage invasion, although the Kremlin reportedly has as many as 400 inactive mortar systems in reserve

    It is the first confirmed loss of an 2S4 by Russia during the savage invasion, although the Kremlin reportedly has as many as 400 inactive mortar systems in reserve

    The weapon systems are designed to destroy large buildings and heavy fortifications and was developed during the Cold War (ファイル画像)

    The weapon systems are designed to destroy large buildings and heavy fortifications and was developed during the Cold War (ファイル画像)

    Kots (写真) has been described as one of Putin's most 'valuable assets' and is regularly deployed as a war correspondent to spread propaganda to the Russian masses

    Kots (写真) has been described as one of Putin’s most ‘valuable assetsand is regularly deployed as a war correspondent to spread propaganda to the Russian masses

    今月上旬, the 2S4 was seen firing at the Azovstal steelworks in Mariupol where surrounded Ukrainian soldiers had been holed up.

    The mortar destroyed by Ukraine is believed to have previously destroyed a bridge between Lyschansk and Severodonetsk.

    Kots has been described as one of Putin’s most ‘valuable assetsand is regularly deployed as a war correspondent to spread propaganda to the Russian masses.

    に 2014, Putin even gave him an Order of Merit for the Fatherland medal for his ‘objectivity in reporting on events in Crimea.