Ukrainian air defense forces down enemy drone over Sea of Azov

22:26, 06 July 2015
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The Ukrainian troops have downed an enemy drone flying over the Sea of Azov, according to the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) press center.

A Russian drone downed in May / Photo from SBU press service

In the early hours on Monday, "the air defense troops spotted a large drone flying over the sea near the city of Mariupol. After being shot down, the drone caught fire and fell into the water. A recovery operation is under way," the ATO press center wrote with reference to local news portal 0629.

At 02:00 Kyiv time on Monday morning, the Ukrainian military spotted one more drone, which was flying in Luhansk region.

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