The Only Operational Port of Ukraine the Port of Odessa was attacked by Iranian-made drones on
September 25th night, two days after a Russian attack with such a
weapon killed two civilians. “Odessa was attacked again by enemy
kamikaze drones,” said the Ukrainian army’s Operational Command South.
There have been no reports whether the port operations have been affected by
the drone attack. The prospects of United States lifting the sanctions against
the Tehran regime appeared bleak after the drone attack on Odessa.
Any delay in lifting of US sanctions against Iran would affect the
prospects of the Iranian Port Chabahar where India has set up two container
terminals. India has made it a strategic port to reach Afghanistan bypassing
“The enemy hit the administrative building in the city center
three times,” it said in a Facebook message. “One drone was shot down by
(Ukrainian) air defense forces. No casualties (were) recorded,” it said. “These
were Iranian drones,” a Ukrainian South Command spokeswoman, told the
The strikes come two days after two civilians were killed in
Odessa Friday in a Russian attack with an Iranian-made drone.
Four Iranian-made drones were shot down in the south of
the country a few days ago, according to
Ukraine’s armed forces. Kyiv said later it decided to reduce Iran’s diplomatic
presence in Ukraine over its supply of drones to Russia.
“In response to such an unfriendly act, the Ukrainian side decided to deprive
the ambassador of Iran in Ukraine of accreditation, as well as to significantly
reduce the number of diplomatic personnel of the Iranian embassy in Kyiv,” said
Ukraine’s foreign ministry.
“The use of Iranian-made weapons by Russian troops... are steps taken by Iran
against the sovereignty and territorial integrity of our state, as well as
against the life and health of Ukrainian citizens,” a spokesman for Ukraine