The Ukrainian military shot down a Russian Su-25 plane yesterday, the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine reported in the morning briefing on May 26.
“In total, during the past day, the enemy launched four missile strikes. A S-300 missile hit a dam in the Karlivka area of the Donetsk region. As a result, there is a great threat of flooding other nearby settlements. In addition, the enemy carried out 55 air strikes. In particular, 36 Iranian Shahed attack UAVs were used – all these air targets were destroyed. 19 attacks from multiple rocket launchers were also recorded,” the message states.
According to these data, the forces of the Russian Federation continue to concentrate their main efforts on the Kupyansk, Lymansk, Bakhmutsk, Avdiivsk and Marinsk directions, where 22 combat clashes took place last day.
As the General Staff of the Armed Forces informs, the aviation of the Defense Forces made five strikes on the areas of concentration of personnel and military equipment, and Ukrainian missile and gunners hit the control post, an anti-aircraft missile complex, two areas of concentration of manpower, one ammunition depot, one radar station and two artillery units in firing positions.