Russian Air Defences Thwart First Drone Attack in North Ossetia

Russian air defence units successfully intercepted and destroyed three Ukrainian drones targeting a military airfield in Mozdok, North Ossetia–Alania. According to regional head Sergey Meniaylo, the attack caused minor damage and fires, but no injuries were reported. This marks the first drone attack on the region.


Reuters | Updated: 08-06-2024 14:26 IST | Created: 08-06-2024 14:26 IST
Russian Air Defences Thwart First Drone Attack in North Ossetia
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Russian air defence units destroyed three Ukrainian drones on Saturday in Russia's town of Mozdok in the Republic of North Ossetia–Alania, regional head Sergey Meniaylo said. It was the first drone attack on the region, Russian news agencies reported.

Meniaylo, writing on the Telegram messaging app, said that the attack had caused "minor damage and fires", and that no one was injured. The drone was aimed to attack a military airfield, Meniaylo said.

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