DONETSK, 23 Mar – RIA Novosti. The self-proclaimed militia Donetsk national Republic was hit by the unmanned aerial vehicle Fly eye Polish origin who was directing the mortar fire of the Ukrainian security forces in the village Sahanka in the South, said Friday the Deputy commander of the operational command of the DPR Eduard Basurin.
“Within two days Ukrainian security forces shelled residential areas Sahanki from 120-mm mortar. The fire was around the clock and adjusted with the use of the unmanned aerial vehicle Fly eye. Our troops managed to shoot it down, and then the shelling stopped at once,” — said Basurin.
He said that the aircraft is technically possible to attach explosive devices. “This UAV factory production… it is Produced not in Ukraine, but in Poland… its Main function is intelligence. But if you look at its characteristics, a useful weight he can lift is about 2 pounds. You can attach an explosive device and flying up, he can throw,” — said Basurin.
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