Ukrainian Armed Forces Down Drones Following Deadly Attack on Odesa

At least one person was killed and several buildings damaged in a drone strike on Odesa, Ukraine, on Friday, September 23, the city’s mayor said.

Footage shared by Operational Command South, part of the Ukrainian Armed Forces, shows emergency services attending a fire and damage to a residential block in the city.

Odesa City Mayor, Gennadiy Trukhanov, said one person was killed in the attack on Friday. At least four buildings were also damaged, the mayor said.

Odesa City Council said that an administrative building near the city’s port had also been hit by strikes on Friday and that two drones were involved. The council later said that four drones had been shot down at sea. Credit: Operational Command South via Storyful