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Russia Announced a UAV Attack on an Oil Depot in the Oryol Region

Russia claims that a fire broke out at an oil depot in the Oryol region after a drone attack. It is reported that fuel tanks caught fire.

Russian telegram channels write about this.

Local residents say they heard what sounded like a drone before the explosion.

According to the governor of the Oryol region of the Russian Federation, Andrei Klichkov, the drone fell on a non-residential building in the Zheleznodorozhny district, the scene of the incident was cordoned off, and the situation is under full control.

Footage of a fire in the Russian city of Orel after a nighttime drone attack.

Previously, the Russian Ministry of Defense stated that at night drones attacked the occupied Crimea and Moscow, all of them were allegedly shot down by air defense.

According to British intelligence,  the Russian Federation is strengthening air defenses around Moscow , trying to reassure the public that everything is under control and seeking to more effectively defend against attacks by unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). 

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Source : strana