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The Russians attacked Ukraine with missiles and "Shahed" drones overnight

20 Feb, 2024
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The Russians attacked Ukraine with missiles and "Shahed" drones overnight

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The Russian forces conducted an aerial strike on Ukraine during the night of February 20, using missiles of various types and kamikaze drones.

All drones were destroyed by the Ukrainian Air Defense Forces.

According to the Ukrainian Air Force Command's Telegram channel, the interventionists attacked as follows:

• Two surface-to-air guided missiles S-300/S-400 (Belgorod region)

• One guided aviation missile Kh-31 (Zaporizhzhia region)

• 23 Shahed strike drones launched towards Primorsko-Akhtarsk.

The Ukrainian Air Force engaged anti-aircraft missile units, mobile fire groups, and electronic warfare assets in repelling the aerial attack. All 23 Shahed drones of the Russian occupiers were successfully shot down. They were destroyed across seven regions, namely: Kharkiv, Poltava, Kirovohrad, Dnipropetrovsk, Zaporizhzhia, Kherson, Mykolaiv regions.

 

The Odessa Journal

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