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United States officials revealed that the Islamic Republic of Iran has agreed to aid Russia with attack drones for its ongoing war in Ukraine, according to a new report by the Washington Post. The reports, based on intelligence sources comes as Russian forces retreat from Kyiv, relying on outside military support.
Since February, Russian President Vladimir Putin’s unprovoked war on Ukraine has persisted despite Russian military forces retreating from areas in Southern Ukraine in recent days.
Over the past several months, reports of war crimes, like rape and torture against Ukrainian civilians have surfaced, with suicide drones from Iran used to spread “terror and chaos,” according to experts. According to reports, Russia has deployed more than 400 Iranian-made drones in its war against Ukraine.