On Wednesday, October 19, the Russians attacked Chernihiv with the help of kamikaze drones – as a result, three people were injured.
This is stated in the statement of the deputy head of the Office of the President of Ukraine, Kyryl Tymoshenko.
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October 18, 2022, 11:30 a.m
«We record the first effects of kamikaze drone strikes. There are no victims so far, but there are injured“, the message says.
According to Tymoshenko, three wounded are in the hospital. Two of the victims are in serious condition, they are in intensive care.
Earlier, the “North” operational command reported that two missiles were shot down in the region.
“Today in the afternoon over the industrial zone of Chernihiv an enemy missile was shot down by air defense forces and its fragments fell on a warehouse, which caused its destruction“, the command added.
Previously, the total number of downed Iranian drones since the beginning of Russian attacks was named.
It should be noted that on Wednesday, October 19, air defense forces shot down four cruise missiles launched by the Russian military and 10 Shahed-136 kamikaze drones.