As recently published in Newsweek, a Russian Special Forces commander has been liquidated in Ukraine.

According to Eastern European news source Nexta, which relayed its message through Telegram on Thursday, March 7th, Alexey Ivanov, a leader of the “Peresvet” Spetsnaz unit, was targeted and killed by the 30th mechanized brigade of the Ukrainian Armed Forces through aerial surveillance.

The platform Russian Officers Killed in Ukraine (KIU), known for documenting Russian military fatalities through various public sources, also reported that Ivanov’s death was the result of a drone-dropped grenade.