Ukraine struck two airfields on Russian territory on Monday, striking civilian buildings and infrastructure from Moscow. the illusion of more power in a nine-month conflict.
The Russian Defense Ministry said on Monday that Ukrainian drones entered Russian airspace to strike two air bases in Ryazan and Saratov in south-central Russia.
The Russian side reported that three servicemen were killed and four were wounded in the attack, and two military planes were damaged.
One of the airfields, Engels Air Base outside Saratov, is home to a squadron of nuclear bombers.
“The Kiev regime attempted to attack the airfields of Dyagilev in the Ryazan region and Engels in the Saratov region with Soviet-made unmanned jet aircraft in order to disable Russian long-range aircraft,” the Russian Defense Ministry said. said the ministry.
“If something is launched into the airspace of other countries, sooner or later unidentified flying objects will return to the point of departure,” replied Zelensky’s adviser Mykhailo Podoliak in a tweet.