News ID: 109182
Publish Date : 19 November 2022 - 21:40

Pentagon: Russia Exhausting Ukraine’s Air Defenses

WASHINGTON (Reuters) -- Russia’s surge in missile strikes in Ukraine is partly designed to exhaust Kyiv’s supplies of air defenses and finally achieve dominance of the skies above the country, a senior Pentagon official said on Saturday.
Russia has been hammering cities across Ukraine with missile strikes over the past week, in one of the heaviest waves of missile attacks since Moscow began its invasion nearly nine months ago.