Three Russian "kamikaze" drones hit sunflower oil storage tanks in the Ukrainian port city of Mykolaiv late on Sunday 


October 20,2022

The attack took place hours before explosions in the capital Kyiv from  suspected Iranian-made drones, increasingly used by Russia to attack  deep into Ukrainian territory. 

Sunflower oil runs down the streets of Mykolaiv after Russian drone attack damages 2 tanks holding 7,500 tons of oil each

17% of global sunflower oil trade was handled by the terminal Russia hit today . This will impact global supply of sunflower oil.

It was the first time during the war that the centre of Kyiv had been directly targeted. Russia has increased the use of combat drones in Ukraine as it seeks to avoid using long-range precision missions.