Russia claimed it thwarted a Ukrainian drone attack over its Bryansk Oblast on Dec. 29.
Ukrainian forces attempted to attack strategic sites in Russia with drones at around 6:00 p.m. Moscow time, the Russian Defense Ministry claimed.
Russian air defense allegedly intercepted a drone over Bryansk Oblast.
Ukraine has not commented, and the Kyiv Independent could not independently verify the claim.
Earlier on Dec. 29, the Russian Defense Ministry claimed it intercepted a Ukrainian drone over Russia's Kursk Oblast.