'My government is worse than Putin!' - Iranian in Kyiv

STORY: "My government is worse than Putin. We support Ukrainian people. I hope, we hope people in Iran will win against the government, that the world, and that Ukrainian people will win and everything will be ok in the world." said 38-year-old protester Somi.

"We wish for Ukraine to win in this war, we wish for the authoritarian regime in Iran to be overthrown, so that there will be no drones to fight against us," Ali, a 65-year-old protester, told Reuters.

The drones have become a key weapon in Russia's arsenal during its war in Ukraine and have often been used in the past month to target crucial energy infrastructure.