KYIV (QHA) -

According to the message of the ATO press office on Facebook, Armed Forces of Ukraine servicemen shot down Orlan-10, Russian unmanned aerial vehicle near Kurdiumivka at about 22:00.

"The flight of the UAV was recorded near the Svitlodarsk arc, Ukrainian servicemen shot down Orlan-10, the Russian UAV near Kurdiumivka around 22:00," the message says.

The ATO press office noted that a searching of wreckage fragments was ongoing.

Earlier, according to the reports, Orlan-10, Russian UAV fell down near Novohrodivka in the Donetsk region in the rear area of the anti-terrorist operation zone. The UAV was developed  by a Russian company Special Technology Center. The hull and engine of the UAV are of Russian manufacture, electronic systems are supplied from Taiwan.

QHA