Pentagon denied Russian Def Min Shouigu’s claims that Russian troops ostensibly destroyed 6 HIMARS in Ukraine

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“We are aware of these latest claims by Minister Shoigu and they are again patently false,” said Todd Breasseale, Pentagon’s acting spokesman according to REUTERS.

On 2 August, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu claimed that Russia had destroyed six US-made HIMARS missile systems since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine.

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