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Russia launched another massive missile attack on Ukraine. In Kiev on Friday morning, the sounds of explosions were heard, the Ukrainian authorities informed about the operation of missile defense. The sounds of explosions were also heard in other cities, including Lviv, Kharkiv, Vinnytsia, Zaporozhye and Khmelnytskyi. The head of the Khmelnitsky region, Serhiy Hamaliy, said on the Telegram channel that “four Russian missiles are flying towards the west of the country.” “Stay in shelters! Take care of yourself and your loved ones!” he appealed.

Anti-aircraft alarm throughout Ukraine was announced after 8 a.m. Ukrainian time (7 a.m. in Poland) and canceled after more than three hours. Local authorities warned of possible missile launches by the Russian air force and navy operating in the Black Sea. They also informed about the departure of Russian Tu-95 strategic bombers from the bases.

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The inhabitants of Kiev heard the sounds of explosions after 9 o’clock Ukrainian time (8 o’clock in Poland). Users of social networks and the authorities of the Kiev region reported about the operation of missile defense.

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“Stay in shelters or in safe places,” the Kiev administration appealed on the Telegram channel. Vitaly Klitschko, the mayor of Kiev, wrote that fragments of a Russian missile damaged the roof of a private building and the power grid in the Holosiiv district.

Russian shells fell in the center of Kharkiv Reuters

Air defense operations

The sounds of explosions were also heard in many other cities, including Lviv, Kharkiv, Vinnitsa, Zaporozhye and Khmelnitsky. The head of the Khmelnitsky region, Serhiy Hamaliy, reported on the Telegram channel that “four Russian missiles were flying towards the west of the country.” “Stay in shelters! Take care of yourself and your loved ones!” he appealed.

“Russian troops attacked our region, but our air defense forces took effective action and neutralized the threat,” the mayor of Lviv, Andriy Sadovy, and the head of the Lviv region, Maksym Kozycki, reported on the Telegram channel.

Destroyed infrastructure in the Kiev region after a Russian missile attack

Destroyed infrastructure in the Kiev region after a Russian missile attack

Similar information was also provided by the mayor of Vinnytsia, Serhiy Morhunov. Reports of shooting down missiles also came from the Khmelnitsky and Ivano-Frankivsk regions in western Ukraine.

Thirteen rockets were shot down over the Odessa region. Over Kiev – ten. Eight people were injured in the attack in Kharkiv, Oleh Synehubov, head of the region, said.

Ukrainian energy grid operator Ukrenerho said that Russian missiles hit several energy infrastructure facilities in eastern, western and southern regions of Ukraine, leading to power outages.

Russian shells fell on Kramatorsk

Russian shells fell on Kramatorsk Reuters

“The goals of the Russians remain the same”

“Today it is possible to launch up to 100 missiles. The goals of the Russians remain the same – energy infrastructure,” the defense ministry in Kiev said in a statement sent to the Ukrainian media.

tsn.ua, Ukrainian Truth

Main photo source: OLEG PETRASYUK/PAP/EPA



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