Russian air defenses down nine drones in Kharkov, Zaporozhye regions, Donbass

Moscow,SANA- Russian air defenses downed nine Ukrainian drones in the Kharkov and Zaporozhye regions and Donbass in the past day, Russian Defense Ministry Spokesman Lieutenant General Igor Konashenkov said on Saturday.

“Over the past day, Russian air defenses downed nine Ukrainian unmanned aerial vehicles near Vladimirovka and Kremennaya in the Lugansk People’s Republic, Tabayevka in the Kharkov Region, Nikolskoye in the Donetsk People’s Republic and Zherebyanka in the Zaporozhye Region,” he specified.

According to Konashenkov, eight HIMARS and Olkha rockets were intercepted near the city of Donetsk and the Valeryanovka settlement in the Donetsk People’s Republic.

A total of 381 aircraft, 204 helicopters, 2,976 drones, 402 missile systems, 7,656 tanks and other armored combat vehicles, 992 multiple rocket launchers, 3,944 field artillery systems and mortars, as well as 8,198 special military motor vehicles have been destroyed since the start of Russia’s special military operation, Konashenkov added.

MHD Ibrahim

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