Citizens are asked to remain calm, not to publish photos and videos from the place where the drones were shot down.
In the sky above Dnipropetrovsk region Ukrainian air defense forces shot down two drones of the Russian invaders.
This is reported by the Air Command “East”. Facebook.
“Air defense was operating in Dnipropetrovsk region. Two unmanned aerial vehicles were previously destroyed. We are keeping our formation and keeping calm,” the message says.
The command reminded that air defense is effective when the enemy does not know about it and has no idea where it is coming from. “Therefore, do not publish photos and videos with reference to the area. Such photos and videos of missile launches and hits expose air defense systems,” the message emphasizes.
Iranian drones in the war against Ukraine
As reported by UNIAN, on September 22, the Ukrainian military in the Mykolayiv region shot down four Iranian kamikaze drones.
Today, September 23, in the afternoon the enemy attacked Odessa with kamikaze drones from the Black Sea. Two drones destroyed an administration building in the port area, a civilian was killed. Another Iranian kamikaze drone Shahed 136 (Shahid-136) of the Armed Forces managed to shoot down.
In mid-August it became known that Iran sold a thousand of its drones to Russia.
On September 13, the Strategic Communications Department of the Ukrainian Armed Forces reported that the Ukrainian military shot down the Iranian Shahed 136 attack drone for the first time. The drone was shot down near Kupyansk, Kharkiv region.
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