Russian missiles targeted Multiple cities in response to the collapse of an important Russian bridge linking Russia with Crimea. The missiles targeted Lviv, Zhytomyr, Ternopil, Dnipro, and the capital Kyiv. The missiles launched by Russian forces targeted civilian infrastructure in all cities leaving massive craters afterward.
75 Missiles Were Launched
Ukrainian authorities claimed to have destroyed 40 missiles out of the total 75 launched by Russian forces. Only 35 rockets hit their respective targets. “Several explosions in the Shevchenskivskyi district – in the center of the capital,” Vitali Klitschko, Mayor of the Ukrainian capital said. The authorities have not yet revealed the causalities.
Rockets Targets Energy Infrastructure
Since the Russian invasion, Russian bombers and rockets have targeted civilian and power infrastructure in Ukraine. Ukrainian President Zelenskiy has repeatedly claimed that the recent rockets have targeted energy infrastructure and civilians. ‘‘In Lviv, energy infrastructure was hit,’’ Governor of Lviv, Maksym Kozytskyi mentioned.