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Missile attack on Kyiv: what is known about the consequences

Jul 8, 2024

Today, on July 8, Russian terrorists fired rockets for the second time. In Kyiv, debris fell in a number of districts.

At 10:14 a.m., the Kyiv Regional Military Administration (KRMA) announced that air defense systems were operating in the region. Civilians were urged to observe information silence and stay in shelters.


Later, Mayor Vitali Klitschko announced that air defense was also operating in the suburbs of Kyiv.

RBC-Ukraine correspondents reported a number of explosions in Kyiv. Klitschko announced that he had called for medics to the Solomensky district.

A short time later, the Kyiv City Military Administration (KCMA) reported that debris had fallen in the Solomyansky district of the capital. Information on the damage and casualties was being clarified.

As a result of the rocket attack, according to the KMMA, debris fell in:

  • Solomyansky;
  • Dniprovsky; and
  • Holosiivskyi districts.
"Preliminary, there is a fire. Information about the damage and casualties is being clarified. Stay in shelters until the fire is over," adds the Crisis Management Center.

Author - Dmitriy Levchenko, 08/07/2024

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