On the night of 26 January, the Russian occupiers resumed attacks on Ukraine with Shahed-136/131 Iranian-made kamikaze drones.
Combat drones were launched from the eastern coast of the Sea of Azov. According to preliminary data, the enemy used 24 Shahed drones.
All of them were destroyed by anti-aircraft missile units, fighter aircraft, mobile fire groups of the Air Force in cooperation with air defence units of other troops of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
The majority of kamikaze drones were destroyed in the center of the country, in the area of responsibility of the Air Command “Center”.
At night, Kyiv experienced another enemy air attack. The ruscists attacked the capital with several dozen Shahed loitering munitions. About 15 enemy UAVs were shot down in the airspace.
“According to operational information, there is a high probability of further enemy air attacks during the day,” Serhiy Popko, Head of the Kyiv City Military Administration, said.