Poland responds to Russian missile attack on Ukraine with military aviation deployment
On Tuesday morning, January 23, as Russia launched missiles at Ukraine, Poland responded by deploying military aircraft into the sky
This information was provided by the Operational Command of the Armed Forces of Poland.
"We want to inform the public that Polish and allied aviation has been activated, which may result in increased noise levels, especially in the southeastern part of the country," the statement mentioned.
The decision to activate Polish aviation was influenced by the observed heightened activity of Russia's long-range aviation, which had intentions to strike Ukraine.
"The necessary procedures to ensure the safety of Polish airspace have been initiated, and the situation is being continuously monitored," emphasized the Polish command.
- On Tuesday morning, the Russian army initiated a missile attack on Ukraine, causing casualties and injuries, notably in Kyiv and surrounding regions, as well as in Kharkiv and Pavlohrad. More details on the consequences of the shelling can be found in the provided link.