This night, the Ukrainian military destroyed all 24 Iranian-made kamikaze drones, which Russia used to attack the territory of Ukraine.
As reported by Ukrinform, the Air Force Command of the Ukrainian Armed Forces reported this to Facebook.
“On the night of January 26, the Russian occupiers resumed attacks on Ukraine with the Iranian-made Shahed-136/131 kamikaze drones,” the message reads.
It is clarified that the launch of attack UAVs was carried out from the eastern coast of the Sea of Azov.
According to preliminary data, the enemy used 24 Shaheda. All 24 were destroyed by anti-aircraft missile units, fighter aircraft, mobile fire groups of the Air Force, in cooperation with air defense units of other components of the Defense Forces of Ukraine.
“The majority of kamikaze drones were destroyed in the center of the country – in the area of responsibility of the Center air command,” added the Air Force Command of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.