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3 December 2018, 18:25

MILITARY&DEFENCE

LPR downs Ukrainian reconnaissance UAV outside Zhelobok

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LUGANSK, December 3 (Lugansk Media Centre) – LPR People's Militia has downed Ukrainian reconnaissance drone over the Republic's territory, said LPR People's Militia press service head Yakov Osadchiy.

"Yesterday at 15.25 a.m. an LPR air defense observation unit spotted and downed a Ukrainian Phantom-type UAV outside Zhelobok. We are examining imagery and footage it recorded while flying over the enemy's positions."

Employing combat aviation and unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) in 30km-wide zone along the line of contact is banned under Article 7 of Minsk Memorandum, with the exception to OSCE SMM UAVs.

LuganskMediaCentre — 03 December — Lugansk