"Retaliatory strike": Shoigu cynically spoke about the missile attack on Ukraine that killed civilians
The Russian Defense Ministry cynically spoke about the large-scale missile attack on Ukraine that killed civilians. They said it was an alleged "retaliatory strike."
The Ministry of Defense of Russian remained silent about casualties and strikes on civilian infrastructure. The ministry's statement was disseminated by Russian propaganda media.
"In response to the terrorist actions organized by the Kyiv regime on March 2 in the Bryansk region, the armed forces of the Russian Federation launched a massive retaliatory strike," the statement reads.
The Russian Ministry of Defense also reiterated that the purpose of the strike was allegedly achieved. At the same time, it wasn't mentioned that Ukrainian defenders shot down 34 Russian missiles and four Iranian-made kamikaze drones on the night of March 9, which the occupiers used to attack a number of regions.
Sergei Shoigu also claims that the strike allegedly hit Ukrainian military infrastructure, defense enterprises and the energy facilities that supply them, as well as the locations of attack drones.
Recall that a missile landed in a residential area in the Lviv region during a massive missile attack on the night of March 9. As a result of the actions of the Russians, civilians have died.
As OBOZREVATEL reported, at about 5:50 a.m. and after 7:00 a.m., powerful explosions occurred in Kyiv: with the first one, smoke arose into the sky above the impact site, and with the second, cars near a high-rise building caught fire.
President Volodymyr Zelenskyy reacted to another war crime by Russia, which launched a massive drone and missile attack on Ukraine on the night of March 9. He emphasized that the aggressor had launched 81 missiles of various types and launched kamikaze drones to terrorize civilians.
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