The occupants at night struck Kharkiv, there is a flight to the warehouse: a fire broke out. Video
On the night of July 31, Russian troops hit Kharkiv with missiles from the S-300 complex. An incoming was recorded hitting a warehouse where a massive fire broke out, at least one person was injured.
Explosions in the city sounded around 00:05, reported the correspondent of OBOZREVATEL, and about half an hour later there were repeated. More about the attack said the speaker of the Kharkiv regional Prosecutor's office Dmitry Chubenko (to see the video, scroll to the end of the news).
At first, the Air Force of the AFU in its Telegram-channel warned that the occupants could attack Kharkivshchina with missiles. Soon the head of the regional military administration Oleg Sinegubov confirmed the explosions in the regional center. He asked citizens to move to shelter.
According to information from monitoring channels, the occupants could have launched the S-300 from Russian territory in the direction of Kharkiv Region. However, this data still needs to be clarified.
It should be noted that the siren in the region sounded at 00:01, after which the alarm spread further east. About 10 minutes later, the whole of Ukraine turned red on the alarm map.
At 00:33, Kharkiv mayor Igor Terekhov said in Telegram that the city was again under enemy attack.
" Two arrivals were heard. Preliminary - a hit in non-residential premises. Fire. There is no information about the victims yet," he wrote, adding that rescuers are already working to eliminate the fire.
The speaker of the Kharkiv regional prosecutor's office Dmitry Chubenko confirmed that Russian troops at midnight launched several missiles of S-300 type on Kharkiv and the region from the territory of the Belgorod region. As a result of the shelling in Kharkiv's Novobavarskiy district, a missile hit the warehouses of one of the commercial enterprises - a fire broke out there on an area of about 200 square meters.
Aman who was near the epicenter of the explosion was injured. In addition, another Russian missile hit the territory of a private residence in the village of Velykyi Burluk in the region - without casualties.
"Criminal proceedings have been opened on the fact of these shellings under part 1 of article 438 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine - violation of laws and customs of warfare," a representative of the regional prosecutor's office said.
The press service of the State Emergency Situations Service of Ukraine
As OBOZREVATEL wrote:
- Earlier, the advisor to the head of the Office of the President of Ukraine Mykhailo Podolyak said that to close the skies over the whole country, we need at least 10-12 air defense and missile defense systems Patriot.