Amid a barrage of Russian missile assaults towards Ukraine Tuesday, at the very least seven cities have been struck. This wave of missile assaults on areas throughout Ukraine is the primary this month, after a number of devastating rounds in October.
“Few missile strikes. Keep in shelters,” Oleksandr Vilkul, head of Kryvyi Rih metropolis navy administration in south-central Ukraine, stated briefly on Telegram.
On the different finish of the nation, within the north-west, the town of Rivne was additionally hit.
“All related companies are on web site. we’re working. For now no casualties,” stated Vitalii Koval, head of the Rivne area navy administration.
Within the northern area of Sumy, which borders Russia, Dmytro Zhyvytskyi, the top of the regional navy administration, stated that “because of enemy assaults in Sumy metropolis and the area, emergency energy outages have been imposed.”
Within the central area of Poltava, Dmytro Lenin, head of the navy administration, stated there had been a strike within the Kremenchuk district however gave no additional particulars.
Within the northeast of Ukraine, Kharkiv Mayor Ihor Terekhov stated that infrastructure has been hit by Russian missiles.
“Vital infrastructure facility was hit. There isn’t any details about casualties right now. Due to the harm to the ability there are issues with energy provide,” he stated on Telegram. “Floor electrical transport and subway have been suspended. Energy engineers and utility staff are doing all the pieces to normalize life in Kharkiv as quickly as potential.”
Kyrylo Tymoshenko, deputy head of the Ukrainian president’s workplace, stated that in Kyiv, “two hits of Russian missiles have been detected. Enemy weapons hit residential buildings. Rescuers and docs are already engaged on the spot.”
He stated a number of missiles have been destroyed by air protection forces.
Air protection was additionally stated to be working within the metropolis of Lviv after officers warned of missile assaults and requested residents to remain in shelters. It is unclear whether or not explosions in Lviv have been missile impacts or the work of air defenses.