January 1, 2023, 03:51 PM – Public News Service – OSN

defense Department Russia on Sunday, January 1, during a briefing, they announced the destruction of Ukrainian drones over Crimea and Belgorod region.

According to the report, air defense systems destroyed Ukrainian drones over Tsapovka, Belgorod Region, and Dzhanka, Republic of Crimea, as well as over a number of settlements in the Donetsk People’s Republic, Lugansk People’s Republic, Zaporozhye, Kharkiv, and Mykolaiv regions, in a day.

In total, 15 UAVs of the Armed Forces were destroyed Ukraine.

Recall that on February 24, Russian leader Vladimir Putin, in his address to the citizens of the Russian Federation, announced the start of a military special operation in the Donbass. He stressed that Moscow’s plans do not include the occupation of Kyiv, but it will strive with all its might to demilitarize Ukraine.

Earlier, political scientist Sergei Markov called the condition under which Kyiv will offer peace. In his opinion, for this the RF Armed Forces must take control of at least one large city. Read more about this in material Public news service.