On March 10, several news outlets reported that Ukrainian troops made their first-ever strikes using American Joint Direct Attack Munition (JDAM) guided “smart bombs” on Russian-captured territory.

Turning Dumb Bombs Into Smart Bombs

According to multiple sources, the precision bombs struck locations near the beleaguered frontlines of Bakhmut, which have seen some of the harshest combat since Russia’s “special military operation” began over a year ago.