Ukrainian defenders shot down a Russian Su-25 attack aircraft in the Kherson region in the morning.

Yurii Ihnat, the spokesman of the Air Force Command of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, stated this on the air of the telethon.

"A little positive. Fresh news, 15 minutes ago in the Kherson region, the Air Command "South" shot down a Russian Su-25. Minus one enemy plane," he noted. 

The Russian occupiers, who invaded the territory of Ukraine, continue to suffer losses. As of the morning of October 18, the loss of enemy personnel are approximately 65,850.