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Night attack on Ukraine: Russia fired 36 drones, all were shot down

May 25, 2023

On the night of May 25, Russia fired 36 Iranian-made kamikaze drones at Ukraine. Air defense forces shot down all enemy drones.

This was reported with reference to the Air Force of the AFU.


The occupants fired Iranian Shahed-136/131 drones from the north and south directions. The military suggests that the Russians wanted to attack critical infrastructure and military facilities in the western regions.

The enemy attack was repelled by units of anti-aircraft missile forces, fighter aviation, mobile fire teams of air commands "South", "Center" and "West".

Thanks to the successful work of the anti-aircraft force, all the kamikaze drones were eliminated.

Russia has already attacked Ukraine more than 10 times in May with Iranian kamikaze drones. This night, the air raid lasted more than three hours, and explosions were heard in Kyiv, Vinnytsia, Dnipropetrovsk, Mykolaiv, Odesa, and other regions.

Author – Anastasiya Glotova, 25/05/2023

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