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Russia's night attack: Ukraine's air defense destroys 24 out of 27 Shahed UAVs

6 July, 2024 Saturday
11:18

On the night of July 6, the invading Russian forces launched attack UAVs to shell the territory of Ukraine. The Air Defense Forces managed to destroy 24 Shaheds

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Air Force Commander Mykola Oleshchuk announced this.

It is noted that last night the Russian army struck with 27 Shahed-131/136 attack UAVs from Crimea and the Kursk region of the Russian Federation.

Mobile firing groups of the Ukrainian Defense Forces, anti-aircraft missile units of the Air Force, air defense and electronic warfare units were involved in repelling the air attack.

The defenders of the skies managed to shoot down 24 Shahed drones in Dnipro, Poltava, Zaporizhzhia, Kherson, Kharkiv, Donetsk, Sumy, Chernihiv, Vinnytsia, Kyiv, Kirovohrad, and Mykolaiv regions.

  • On the night of July 6, Russian troops attacked Ukraine with attack drones from the northern and southern directions. In particular, they attacked the energy infrastructure of the Sumy region, which caused problems with electricity and water in Sumy.

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