On May 29, the Ukrainian Defense Forces repelled 27 enemy attacks.
This was reported by the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine on Facebook.
"Last night, the enemy attacked the territory of Ukraine again, using Iranian Shahed attack UAVs. Information on the consequences of this attack is currently being clarified.
Over the past day, Russia launched two massive missile and air strikes on the territory of Ukraine.
Last night, the enemy used X-101/X-555 air-launched cruise missiles and Iranian Shahed-136/131 strike UAVs. The forces and means of the air commands, in cooperation with the air defense of other components of the Ukrainian Defense Forces, destroyed 36 out of 40 X-101/X-555 cruise missiles and 30 out of 38 Shahed attack UAVs.
Yesterday afternoon, the enemy used cruise and ballistic missiles from the Iskander tactical missile system against civilian and critical infrastructure in Kyiv. The Air Force of Ukraine destroyed 11 out of 11 missiles.
In total, the enemy carried out 62 air strikes and fired 54 times from multiple launch rocket systems over the past day. Unfortunately, there were civilian casualties, and private houses and other infrastructure were damaged.
Author - Olena Madiak, 30/05/2023