The military conducted exercises with live firing of anti-aircraft missile systems S-300 of various modifications, Buk, Thor, Osa-AKM at the Yagorlyk Armed Forces training ground. The press service of the National Security Council reports Ukrainska Pravda writes.
The units of the Air Defense Forces of the Ground Forces and Air Forces’ anti-aircraft missile forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine took part in the exercises.
Turchinov wrote that the air defense system of Ukraine until 2014 suffered the greatest losses and destruction, so the restoration of the air defense system is one of the most pressing problems of the country’s security and defense sector.
As reported, Ukraine has blocked part of the airspace to the west of the annexed Crimea due to rocket test firing from 1 to 4 November.