Navy: one of the enemy UAVs was shot down from a boat in the Kyiv Reservoir
On the night of May 28, Russia attacked Ukraine with 54 Iranian kamikaze drones, the vast majority directed at Kyiv. However, air defense forces shot down 52 Shahed 136, using all possible means to protect the skies over Ukraine.
Thus, one of the deadly drones was landed by members of the Navy, who were on a boat of the naval river flotilla in the waters of the Kyiv Reservoir. Details reported in the Navy of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
"Today, May 28, during the missile danger, one of the artillery boats of the river flotilla of the Naval Forces, in the water area of the Kyiv water reservoir discovered a UAV. By the decisive and confident actions of the personnel of the artillery boat Shahed-1. continue to defend Ukraine from the insidious enemy!" - noted in the message.
Recall that on the night of May 28, Russian troops attacked Ukraine with kamikaze drones, air defense in Kyiv and the regions worked. It was the record-breaking drone strike of a full-scale invasion, and the defenders beat it back brilliantly.
The largest number of Iranian drones were directed by the enemy at Kyiv, and there were casualties and casualties from falling debris in the capital. In total, air defense forces shot down 52 of the 54 drones launched by Russian troops, more than 40 of them in the capital's airspace.
As the Armed Forces later reported, in addition to air defense assets, aviation was in the air to counter the aerial threats.