Ukraine next week will launch a new fundraising direction within the framework of the United24 platform – raising funds for a fleet of marine drones. This was announced by President Volodymyr Zelensky in his evening address on November 5.
«Next week, we will launch another fundraising direction – we will accumulate funds for a fleet of marine drones. I think absolutely everyone understands what it is and what it is for, and I am sure that millions of people will support this direction in our defense. How it works – everyone has already seen. And this is only to protect our, our marine area, we do not pretend to someone else», — emphasized the Ukrainian leader.
Zelensky noted that over the six months of the operation of the United24 charity platform, almost $220 million in contributions were collected from millions of people from more than a hundred countries.
- On October 29, Russian ships were attacked by drones in the Sevastopol Bay.
- The Russian Ministry of Defense accused the Armed Forces of Ukraine and the British military of attacking the Black Sea Fleet.
- Later on the same day, a video of an attack by naval drones on Russian ships in Sevastopol.