Governor: Russian air defence takes down drone near Engels

Russia’s air defence system has taken down a drone near Engels in the Saratov region, says Roman Busargin, the local governor.

“Our air defence systems have taken down a UAV near Engels. The debris of the drone damaged a fence of a detached house, a car, and a garage. One of the houses also had its window smashed,” Busargin said.

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Alexander Bogomaz, the Bryansk governor, and Vyacheslav Gladkov, the Belgorod governor, have also reported taking down drones. No casualties have been reported.

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