According to preliminary data, the Russians launched missiles from Tu-95 aircraft in the Caspian Sea area.
“This morning, June 5, the enemy launched several missiles towards Kyiv. At about 06:00, the service members of the anti-aircraft missile unit of the Air Command ‘Center’ detected and fired on them. One cruise missile was destroyed,” the Air Force Command of the Armed Forces of Ukraine posted on Facebook.
The Air Force Command asks not to ignore air raid sirens as there may be areal threats.
As reported, on the morning of June 5, the Ukrainian air defense forces shot down a Russian missile over Obukhiv district of Kyiv region.
Also this morning, the enemy launched missiles on Darnytskyi and Dniprovskyi districts of Kyiv city. According to Kyiv mayor Vitali Klitschko, one person was hospitalized.
At about 06:00, Russian troops fired on areas near Brovary community in Kyiv region.