Russian troops attacked Ukraine with 18 Shahed-type attack drones, reports the command of the Air Force of the Ukrainian Armed Forces.
According to the Ukrainian military, they were launched from the territory of annexed Crimea towards the Odessa and Khmelnytsky regions.
The head of the military administration of the Odessa region, Oleg Kiper, said that the attack lasted almost two hours; the Russian military attacked the port infrastructure. As a result of the strikes in the Izmail region, a warehouse, elevator and trucks were damaged. The driver of the truck died. A fire broke out at the scene and was quickly extinguished, he said.
The Air Force Command said that 15 drones were shot down.