OREANDA-NEWS An Alder multiple launch rocket system (MLRS) and a French-made guided aircraft bomb Hammer were shot down over the Belgorod region. This is reported by the Russian Defense Ministry, writes TASS.

The ministry clarified that the attack attempt was made on Tuesday, May 28, at about 20:00 Moscow time.

Prior to that, the governor of the region Vyacheslav Gladkov announced the launch of a missile danger siren in the Belgorod region. He called on local residents to take shelter in windowless rooms with solid walls.

A day earlier, Russian troops intercepted six Hammer bombs.