A massive Russian missile attack on Ukraine is underway. The missiles are moving in groups in different areas, the Ukrainian Air Force announced on Saturday morning. They added that the ones used include Kindżals.
Earlier, a missile alert was announced throughout the country. The Air Force informs in its Telegram channel about subsequent missiles of various types fired towards Ukrainian cities – Dnieper, Kryvyi Rih, Kiev, Chernihiv, Rivne, Lviv, Lutsk, and others. Residents are asked to hide in shelters.
So far, the media have reported the sounds of explosions in Dnieper and Kropivnitsky.
According to the Air Force, the attack uses, among others, Kindzhal missiles fired from MiG-31K fighters. Tu-95 bombers were also used.
Hijacked Polish planes
The increased activity of long-range aviation of the Russian Federation was announced on Saturday morning on its profile on the X platform by the Operational Command of the Russian Armed Forces. It reported that Polish and allied air forces had been activated.
“We would like to inform you that increased activity of long-range aviation of the Russian Federation is being observed, which is related to the intention to carry out strikes on the territory of Ukraine,” we read on X.
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