Russia has taken down suicide Iranian drones in the war to destroy Ukraine. Such claims are being made in the media report on the basis of the recent attack in the country. Russia has sent more than 12 drones to Ukraine. Recently, one person was injured in an Iranian drone strike in the Ukrainian city of Bila Tserkva. The governor of the region has also confirmed this.
According to Ukraine, Russia used Iranian suicide drones to strike the capital Kyiv for the first time this week. The governor of the region, Oleksiy Kuleba, made this claim on Telegram. He said six explosions were carried out by drones late Tuesday night. He said a total of 12 drones have been sent to destroy the infrastructure. At the same time, according to the website Military Factory, suicide drones and Unmanned Combat Aerial Vehicles (UCAVs) are loaded with explosives. This increases the risk of heavy destruction.
On the other hand, the Ukrainian military claims that it shot down the first such Iranian UCAV in mid-September. Military spokesman Natalia Humenyuk said about two dozen Iranian UCAVs have been sighted in southern Ukraine since then. Half of them were killed. He added that most of the suicide drone strikes were carried out targeting the sea port of Odessa. where many people died.
Russia has started using drones against Ukraine. Drones can fly at speeds of up to 200 kilometers per hour (125 mph). It makes so much noise while in flight that people can recognize them from a distance. It is being told that Russia is getting these drones from Iran, but Iran denies this.
According to media reports, Russia has acquired the Mohajar-6 drone from Iran. This unmanned combat drone can carry a payload of up to 40 kg at a speed of 200 km per hour. In addition, smaller HESA 136 suicide drones with a range of up to 2,500 km have also been procured. Although Iran has officially denied its delivery.