Russian forces destroyed a Ukrainian unmanned boat in the Black Sea, reported The Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation in its Telegram channel.
“On the evening of October 17, in the Black Sea, naval aviation of the Black Sea Fleet discovered and destroyed an unmanned boat of the Ukrainian Armed Forces,” the message says.
On the night of October 17, Russian air defense and electronic warfare systems shot down and suppressed eight drones during the night as they approached Crimea. reported head of the region Sergei Aksenov.
On October 14, the Russian Ministry of Defense announced the destruction of two Ukrainian drones over the Black Sea near the coast of the Krasnodar Territory. The head of Sochi, Alexey Kopaygorodsky, clarified in his Telegram channel that the air defense system on duty in the city was activated. He also said that there were no injuries or damage as a result of the incident, and that the airport and all resort systems were operating normally.
Since October 19, 2022, by decree of Russian President Vladimir Putin, a medium level of response has been established in Crimea. In addition, the region remains at an indefinite “yellow” (high) level of terrorist threat.