< p> During a massive missile attack on December 16, a territorial defense fighter shot down an enemy missile in the Kyiv region from a machine gun. The military personnel told the details in a video filmed by journalists from the Associated Press, reports Obozrevatel.
«He quickly responded. The guy is young, energetic. He had an instant reaction… It's almost impossible, but it's been done. It so happened that they responded well. They know how to shoot & # 187;, – explained the commander of the position of the fighters with the call sign & # 171; Gera & # 187;.
The soldiers said that after a bullet hit a rocket, & # 171; green sparks». After that, the downed rocket spun in the air and then fell into the field not far from the positions of the unit.
- On December 16, Russia launched another massive missile attack on Ukraine. In total, more than 60 missiles were fired.
- The Air Force told which missiles Russia used.
- The Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Ukraine Valery Zaluzny specified the number of missiles fired at Ukraine and how many were shot down.