“The enemy’s UAVs (unmanned aerial automobiles) had been introduced in lots of teams and attacked Kyiv in waves, from other instructions, on the identical time continuously converting the vectors of motion alongside the direction,” Serhiy Popko, head of the Kyiv’s army management, stated at the Telegram messaging app.
“This is the reason the air raid signals had been introduced a number of instances within the capital.”
Popko stated that in step with initial data Ukraine’s air defence programs hit with reference to 10 Iranian-made Shahed kamikaze drones in Kyiv and its outskirts.
There were no preliminary stories of “vital injury” or casualties, he stated.
Reuters may no longer independently check the stories. There was once no rapid remark from Russia.
Russia began sporting out moves on Ukraine’s power, army and shipping infrastructure in October 2022, six months after Moscow‘s troops did not take over the capital and withdrew to Ukraine’s east and south.
Over final iciness, Russia pounded Ukraine with masses of missiles and drones, leaving tens of millions with out electrical energy, heating and water all the way through the coldest months of the yr – prior to easing the attacks in the summertime.
After a pause of 52 days, Moscow resumed air moves on Kyiv previous this month. On Saturday, Ukrainian officers stated all drones heading against Kyiv had been destroyed, however some hit infrastructure amenities somewhere else in Ukraine.
President Volodymyr Zelenskiy and different officers have warned that Russia would resume its large-scale bombardments of Ukrainian civilian infrastructure all the way through the iciness months.