Over Odessa, Ukrainian defenders shot down a Russian military aircraft

The Ukrainian military shot down the SU-30 plane.

Ukrainian military shot down an enemy plane \ photo UNIAN, Oleksandr GimanovUkrainian military shot down an enemy plane \ photo UNIAN, Oleksandr Gimanov

A Russian military plane was shot down over Odessa.

This was announced by the speaker of the public headquarters of the National Resistance Sergei Bratchuk.

According to him, the air defense units of one of the mechanized brigades, together with the air defense system of the Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, have just shot down a military aircraft.

As Bratchuk specified to UNIAN, the SU-30 plane was shot down.

Also, the press service of the Odessa military administration reported that the recent explosions that were heard in the city were the sounds of air defense.

“According to the Pivden Operational Command, it was the air defense of the Armed Forces of Ukraine that worked. Our military forces shot down an enemy aircraft on the outskirts of Odessa,” the statement said.

As UNIAN reported, in Odessa and its suburbs, people heard the sounds of powerful explosions.

(C)UNIAN 2022


  1. Russian aggressors shot and blew up an ambulance that was carrying a wounded man near Kherson. Two people died, one was taken to the hospital, Suspilne has reported.

    “A few kilometers from Kherson, the Russian military shot and blew up an ambulance that was carrying a wounded man. The driver and the wounded died, the paramedic is in the hospital,” they wrote on their Telegram page on Saturday.

  2. The city of Mykolaiv is preparing for all-round defense, as enemy forces and tanks have broken through from the Kakhovka direction.

    The relevant statement was made by Mykolaiv Regional State Administration Head Vitalii Kim on Telegram, an Ukrinform correspondent reports.

    “We have received the command ‘all-round defense’. We have information that 12 tanks have broken through from the Kakhovka direction, and enemy forces are following them,” Kim told.

    In his words, complete mobilization efforts are underway to provide the perimeter defended by the Ukrainian military with everything necessary.

    “I think we need to build barricades in the city itself to prevent vehicles from entering certain districts. We have about five hours, it is important to hold out until the night comes. I am confident that all together we can do whatever it takes within five hours to defend the city,” Kim noted.

    In his words, no one is fleeing. All emergency services, policemen are remaining in service. The Ukrainian military are ready to accept the battle for the city.

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