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Russians bomb high-rise building in Myrnohrad: Killed and injured reported

Russians bomb high-rise building in Myrnohrad: Killed and injured reported Russians bomb high-rise building in Myrnohrad (
Author: Maria Kholina

Russian occupiers dropped an aerial bomb on a multi-story building in Myrnohrad, Donetsk region. Two people were killed, and 5 others were wounded, according to Vadym Filashkin, head of the Donetsk Regional Military Administration, Ihor Klymenko, head of the Ukrainian Ministry of Internal Affairs, and the Donetsk Regional Prosecutor's Office.

According to Filashkin, yesterday around 11:00 PM, Russians dropped a Grom-E1 aerial bomb on the city, hitting a five-story building.

"Two people were killed, and 5 were wounded as a result of the night shelling of Myrnohrad. In addition, rescuers managed to extract a 13-year-old girl from the rubble - thankfully, she did not suffer any physical injuries," the head of the Regional Administration said.

Photo from the site of the Russian attack on Myrnohrad, Donetsk region (

A total of 4 buildings were damaged by the strike.

"All the wounded are receiving medical assistance: 1 person is in critical condition, three others are in moderate condition. The search operation at the scene is completed," he added.

According to the head of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, 6 people were rescued from under the rubble in Myrnohrad, including 1 child.

As reported by the Donetsk Regional Prosecutor's Office, the bomb hit a residential area, injuring men aged 19, 26, and 44, and women aged 46 and 77.

"The victims suffered mine-explosive injuries, head and body bruises, as well as fractures. Rescuers retrieved the bodies of a 76-year-old woman and a 68-year-old man from under the rubble of one of the buildings," the department added.

Strikes on buildings in Sumy and Kryvyi Rih

Overall, withing a few hours of the past night, Russian attacks destroyed multi-story buildings in three cities of Ukraine - Myrnohrad, Sumy, and Kryvyi Rih.

During the night, occupiers struck a five-story building in Sumy, destroying about a dozen apartments.

"Emergency Services units rescued 10 people, at least 8 residents were injured. There may be three more people among the missing persons," Klymenko added.

Meanwhile, in Kryvyi Rih, the number of casualties from the missile strike has risen to 4 people.

"A woman died in a medical facility at night. The total number of dead and injured is over fifty," summarized the head of the Ministry of Internal Affairs.