At night, 2 Onyx cruise missiles were shot down over the Odessa region by air defense

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At night, 2 Onyx cruise missiles were shot down over the Odessa region by air defense

At night, 2 Onyx cruise missiles were shot down over the Odessa region/Russian media

They were fired from a coastal missile complex in the temporarily occupied Crimea. Both missiles destroyed air defense units.

Onyx missiles are not easy to shoot down

The P-800 Oniks is a Russian supersonic universal medium-range anti-ship missile that was developed back in the days of the Soviet Union. It is designed to destroy surface or ground targets in conditions of strong fire and electronic countermeasures. Aleksey Arestovich, adviser to the head of the President's Office, said that it is not easy to shoot down such missiles. However, our air defense is coping, so the official called it an outstanding achievement.

  • Recall that on June 14, the Russians also launched 2 Onyx missiles from the territory of the occupied Crimea. Air defense forces shot them down over the sea.
  • 4 rockets “Onyx” flew towards Odessa region and on May 9th. To do this, the invaders used the Bastion missile system, also located in Crimea.

Threat from the sea

The South Operational Command reports that the ship group of the enemy fleet is not has changed. the occupiers continue to keep at a safe distance from the coast, so as not to be subjected to another defeat. However, 20 Kalibr-type cruise missiles are in readiness for use in Ukraine.

In addition, along the coast there may be sea mines torn off by a storm and drifting to the coast. ️Military advise not to neglect reports of air danger and not put yourself and loved ones in danger.

What is the situation in the South

The enemy is shelling not only Odessa region, but also Mykolaiv region. Destroys farm warehouses and residential buildings. For example, in the Nikolaevsky district over the past day there were more than 12 strikes.

However, our rocket and artillery units are fighting back. When performing fire missions during the night, the enemy army was reduced by 9 Russians, 3 Msta-B howitzers and 3 vehicles.

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