Air defense shot down two Ukrainian S-200 missiles converted to hit ground targets
MOSCOW, December 3 – RIA Novosti. Over the past 24 hours, Russian air defense systems shot down two Ukrainian S-200 missiles, one HIMARS MLRS projectile and eight unmanned aerial vehicles, the press service of the Russian Ministry of Defense reported on Sunday.
“Air defense and electronic warfare systems shot down eight Ukrainian drones in the settlements of Podkuychansk of the Luhansk People’s Republic, Slavnoe, Belogorivka of the Donetsk People’s Republic, Peschanivka and Vinogradnoye of the Kherson region and Verbovok of the Zaporozhye region. The report states that in addition to two anti-aircraft guided missiles, the S-200 converted to hit ground targets and a HIMARS multiple launch rocket system are also included.
In total, since the beginning of the special operation, 545 Ukrainian military aircraft, 256 helicopters, 9,361 unmanned aerial vehicles, 442 anti-aircraft missile systems, 13,759 tanks and other armored combat vehicles, 1,187 combat vehicles with multiple launch rocket systems, as well as 7,224 field artillery and mortars. 15,876 special military vehicles.
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