Rise in number of militant drones seen in last day

16:43, 13 February 2015
493 0

The Russian-backed militants in the east of Ukraine have intensified their aerial reconnaissance of the conflict zone in the Donbas, National Security and Defense Council spokesman Andriy Lysenko said at a briefing in Kyiv on Friday, according to Ukrainian online newspaper Ukrainska Pravda.

Photo from Ukrainian Ministry of Defense

According to Lysenko, a total of 22 flights of drones have been recorded in the last day in the conflict zone in the Donbas.

As UNIAN reported on February 11, three Russian reconnaissance drones were recorded in the conflict zone in the Donbas and on the administrative border with the Russian-occupied Ukrainian territory of Crimea over the last few days.

If you see a spelling error on our site, select it and press Ctrl+Enter