On October 22, the enemy launched 40 missile strikes on the territory of Ukraine, and also launched 16 Shahed-136 Iranian kamikaze drones. This is stated in the evening summary of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
«During the current day, the invaders launched 40 missile strikes and launched 16 strike UAVs of Iranian production «Shahed-136&# 8243;. Our defenders managed to shoot down 20 cruise missiles and 11 UAVs & # 187;, & # 8212; reported in the General Staff.
Enemy strikes were received by energy and critical infrastructure facilities in the Volyn, Rivne, Kharkiv, Khmelnytsky, Kirovograd, Cherkasy, Zaporozhye, Odessa and Nikolaev regions.
- < li>Advisor to the Head of the Office of the President Mikhail Podolyak said that Russia, by striking the critical infrastructure of Ukraine, seeks to provoke a new wave of refugees to European countries.