Ukrainian air defenses shoot down 2 Russian missiles today

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This morning, the Ukrainian military shot down the Russian air-based Kh-59 missile over Mykolaiv Oblast, then a cruise missile got destroyed in the area of Kryvyi Rih in central Ukraine.

The Air Force Command of the Ukrainian Armed Forces says that the second shot-down missile was likely the Iskander-K.

In total, throughout this morning Russian troops launched more than 10 missiles: the air-based Kh-59 and Kh-31, anti-ship P-800 Onyx, and cruise missiles Iskander-K, the Command noted.


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