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Russia deploys dozens of drones in Ukraine.

Ukraine’s Military Shoots Down Russian Drones in Dramatic Showdown

In a thrilling display of military prowess, Ukraine’s air force successfully intercepted and shot down almost all of the nearly three dozen Russian drones launched on Tuesday morning. The Ukrainian military managed to take down an impressive 32 out of 35 Iranian-built Shahed drones, with a majority of them targeting the capital city of Kyiv.

Wave after Wave of Enemy Drones

Serhiy Popko, the head of Kyiv’s city military administration, reported that the drones entered the capital in waves, attacking from different directions. Thanks to the swift response and the forces and means of our air defense, approximately two dozen enemy targets were identified and destroyed in the airspace around Kyiv.

However, not all areas were spared from the attacks. Maksym Kozytskyi, the head of Lviv’s military administration, revealed that the city’s critical infrastructure suffered damage in one of the strikes. Although Lviv has largely avoided direct involvement in the war, it occasionally becomes a target for aerial attacks.

Meanwhile, in the Zaporizhzhia region, several buildings were damaged by shelling on Tuesday. Yurii Malashko, head of the Zaporizhzhia regional military administration, disclosed that the strikes specifically targeted a communications area, property and equipment belonging to an agricultural and farming enterprise, as well as a popular recreation area. Fortunately, there were no casualties reported.

Ukraine’s ongoing mission to recapture Russian-occupied territory in the southern and eastern parts of the country has seen some minor successes. However, the initial stages of any counteroffensive are often the most challenging.

A Determined Fight for Victory

“Our heroic people, our troops on the front line, are facing very tough resistance,” declared President Volodymyr Zelensky. “Because for Russia to lose this campaign to Ukraine, I would say, actually means losing the war.” Zelensky emphasized the significance of their counteroffensive, highlighting the determination to reclaim their land.

The Ukrainian government’s Centre for Strategic Communication announced that offensive operations would continue “in several directions” on the war’s southern front. Their strategic goal is to liberate all occupied territories, while also inflicting maximum losses on the enemy and undermining their defense system in the rear.

Both Ukrainian and Russian leaders have exchanged claims, each asserting that the other side is struggling to fend off their military advances.

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