Fighters of the Special Operations Forces shot down an enemy missile from a "Stinger" in the Kyiv region

Fighters of the Special Operations Forces shot down an enemy missile from a “Stinger” in the Kyiv region

Special Operations Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine

Fighters of the Special Operations Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine shot down a Russian cruise missile in the north of the Kyiv region with a Stinger shot.

This was reported by the press service of the SSO.

During combat duty, one of the units of the Special Operations Forces received a signal about a missile launch by Russian aircraft from the area of ​​the city of Borisoglebsk.

«During airspace monitoring, SSO operators noticed a target moving at a distance of several kilometers in the direction of the western regions of Ukraine. An enemy missile was hit by a shot from a MANPADS “Stinger”, after which it fell to the ground“, – say the Ukrainian military.

It will be recalled that this morning a large-scale air alert was announced over Ukraine. Russia massively attacked Ukrainian cities with missiles. Explosions were heard in Kyiv, Odesa, Khmelnytskyi, Rivne, Chernivtsi, Lviv regions and in Lutsk. In some regional centers, electricity and water have partially disappeared.

The Air Force of the Armed Forces managed to shoot down 18 enemy cruise missiles during the morning attack. However, it is also known about hitting. In particular, the energy facility in Lutsk, which was attacked, was completely destroyed, and it is currently impossible to restore it. In addition, in Odesa, Mykolaiv and Kirovohrad regions, Russian troops hit four critical infrastructure facilities.

It is currently known that the occupiers have fired 36 rockets at Ukraine since the beginning of the day, October 22. As a result of the strikes, almost 1,451,603 consumers were left without electricity.

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