A 10-year-old boy found under the rubble: he was killed by a Russian strike on Kharkiv
In the early morning hours of October 6, a child was killed in the Russian shelling of Ukrainian Kharkiv. His body was found under the rubble.
Kharkiv Mayor Ihor Terekhov confirmed the death of the minor at 8:35 a.m. on Friday on his Telegram channel. He reported the attack by the occupiers at 6:46.
"The enemy's missiles were launched on the civilian infrastructure of Kharkiv, including a residential building," the mayor said.
At 7:40, there was still hope that the child could survive under the rubble of his own home. However, Terekhov later reported that the minor civilian was dead.
According to the head of the Kharkiv Regional State Administration, Oleh Syniehubov, a 10-year-old boy was found dead under the rubble.
"As of now, 16 people were injured, including an 11-month-old child," the official wrote on Telegram at 8:48 a.m.
In addition, the enemy attacked Kharkiv with two missiles in the morning, including the city center. There were hits in the Kyivskyi and Osnovianskyi districts, there were destructions and casualties.
As OBOZREVATEL wrote:
- The occupation forces of the aggressor state of Russia attacked the Sumy region of Ukraine 22 times on October 5.
- The Russians shelled eight border communities in the region, killing one person.