The invaders attacked the southern regions on the evening of October 7.
In the south Armed Forces shot down three kamikaze drones, which the enemy used to attack Odesa and Mykolaiv Oblast.
This was reported in the public relations service of the “South” air command.
“The enemy continues to terrorize the south of Ukraine with Iranian-made drones. So, on October 7, from 20:00 to 21:30, the Russian occupation forces attacked Odesa and Mykolaiv regions with three “Shahed-136” kamikaze drones. All three winged suicide bombers were shot down by anti-aircraft forces and means of the defense air command “South”, – the message says.
Iranian drones in Ukraine: what is known
As UNIAN reported, in mid-August it became known that Iran sold a thousand of his drones to Russia.
On September 23, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine, on the instructions of the president, deprived the ambassador of Iran of accreditation, and also ordered to significantly reduce the number of diplomatic staff of the Iranian Embassy in Kyiv in response to the sale of attack drones to Russia.
Recently, the Russian military has been attacking Odesa and Mykolaiv regions with kamikaze drones every day.
The head of the joint coordination headquarters of the press center of the Southern Defense Forces of Ukraine, Nataliya Gumenyuk, assured that air defense units destroy Iranian-made kamikaze drones twice as often as they reach their target.