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Russia shells Kyiv: Air defense works

Russia shells Kyiv: Air defense works Explosions in Kyiv (Vitalii Nosach, RBC-Ukraine)
Author: Liliana Oleniak

The explosions in Kyiv occurred in the morning of December 29. Air defense operates in the capital, according to Kyiv Mayor Vitaliy Klitschko.

"Explosions in Kyiv. Air defense is working. Stay in shelters," he writes.

Earlier this day, Kyiv has already announced three air raid alerts. The last time the sirens sounded was at 6:47. The Ukrainian Air Force warned of the threat of missile attacks.

Repeated explosions

Repeated explosions were heard in Kyiv after 7:50. The Mayor of the capital said that "air defense is working intensively" in the city.

Air alert map as of 8:20 a.m.

Russia shells Kyiv: Air defense works

Explosions in Kyiv, air defense is working

Russia massive attack

Russian terrorists have been attacking Ukraine with missiles and kamikaze drones since the night. Explosions were heard in many regions: Kharkiv, Lviv, Dnipro, Odesa, Sumy and Cherkasy regions.

It is known that Kharkiv was hit by missiles. In the morning, the occupiers fired twice at the city.

Lviv was attacked by the Shahed. According to Mayor Andriy Sadovyi, there was a hit on critical infrastructure, and a fire broke out, but other details are still unknown.