The Armed Forces of Ukraine shot down the drone of the pro-Russian militants in the zone of armed Donbas Conflict on January 10 as the press service of the Ukrainian Armed Forces reported at Facebook.
'The electronic warfare equipment spotted the drone of the enemy, possibly of type Orlan-10 on January 10 at 21:53. The drone of the militants executed the gathering of the intelligence information at the route Horlivka-Artemovo-Kurdyumivka-Ocheretyne. The aim was destroyed by the fire unit of the air defense of the Air Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine when the work of the drone was confirmed by the radar aids of the air defense', the message said.
It is also noted that it is the second drone shot down since the beginning of the holiday truce.
The Ukrainian detachments of the radio-radar troops also spotted the intelligence flights of two more drones on January 10.
'These facts are the evidence of the rude violation of the New Year and Christmas truce and the Minsk Agreements by the pro-Russian militants', the Armed Forces of Ukraine claimed.
The drone of the Orlan-10 type executed the gathering of the intelligence information at the route Zaitseve-Kodyma-Semyhiriya on December 28, 2017. It was also detected and destroyed.