Air targets were shot down within the Khmelnitsky, Vinnytsia, Kirovograd, Nikolaev, Dnepropetrovsk and Zaporozhye regions.
On the night of February 12, Russian invaders attacked the territory of Ukraine with 17 attack UAVs of the “Shahed-136/131” type.
According to the Air Force of the Ukrainian Armed Forces, the enemy launched the drones from the Primorsko-Akhtarsk region of the Russian Federation. The invaders also attacked Ukraine with a Kh-59 guided aircraft missile (from the Zaporozhye region) and S-300 anti-aircraft guided missiles (from the Belgorod region of the Russian Federation).
As a result of successful work, our defenders destroyed 14 drones and X-59s within the Khmelnitsky, Vinnytsia, Kirovograd, Nikolaev, Dnepropetrovsk and Zaporozhye regions. Units of mobile fire groups of the Air Force and the Defense Forces of Ukraine were involved in repelling the attack.
Drone attack in Ukraine
The Russians attack Ukraine almost daily with kamikaze drones. That night, at about 21:30, the command of the Air Force of the Ukrainian Armed Forces reported about attack drones of the “Shahed” type in the Gulyai-Polye district of the Zaporozhye region, they were flying in a western/northwestern direction.
The Dnepropetrovsk Regional Administration said that some of the settlements in the Pavlograd and Sinelnikov regions are without power and there are interruptions in water supply. Hospitals switched to alternative food. Fortunately, there were no casualties.