Russia’s defence ministry mentioned Thursday it had downed seven drones — additionally close to Kaluga, which is lower than 200km southwest of Moscow.
On Jul 30, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy warned that “war” was coming to Russia, with the nation’s “symbolic centres and army bases” changing into targets.
An workplace block within the capital’s foremost enterprise district was not too long ago struck twice inside days by particles from a downed drone assault.
EASTERN UKRAINE ATTACK
The drones shot down close to Moscow’s Domodedovo and Minsk freeway come a day after Russia claimed a missile assault that it mentioned focused a Ukrainian military command put up within the japanese metropolis of Pokrovsk.
Two missiles – launched 40 minutes aside – broken residential buildings, a resort, cafes, outlets and administrative buildings.
Not less than 9 folks have been killed within the assault and 82 have been wounded, together with two kids, Zelenskyy mentioned Tuesday.
The Russian declare to be focusing on a command put up was an “absolute lie”, Sergiy Cherevaty, the spokesman for Ukraine’s operational command east, advised AFP.
“That is the third or fourth time they (the Russians) say they destroyed it,” Cherevaty mentioned.
Pokrovsk sits simply 40km from the japanese entrance line, the place Moscow says it’s gaining floor and repelling Ukrainian assaults.