Russia intercepts missiles launched against civilian points in Kherson, Ukraine | News

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The Russian Defense Ministry reported on Thursday that Russian anti-aircraft defense units repelled the attack launched by the Ukrainian Armed Forces on Wednesday with tactical missiles and high-powered rocket launcher projectiles aimed at residential neighborhoods in the central part of the city of Kherson. , south of Ukraine.

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About 12 rocket launcher projectiles and two Tochka-U tactical missiles were launched by the Ukrainian forces, according to the spokesman for the military entity, Igor Konashénkov.

Part of the targets not reached were multiple objects of civil infrastructure, including kindergartens, schools of institutions of social importance, added the spokesman, who described the attack as an indiscriminate war crime and a violation of international humanitarian law.

In another point of the country, specifically in the eastern region of Kharkov, Russian anti-aircraft defenses intercepted a Tochka-U missile in the city of Izium that was aimed at a hospital where a Russian medical team is treating the local population.

During the night, the Russian Aerospace Forces attacked with missiles two areas of concentration of personnel and military equipment and two weapons and ammunition depots in the Kharkov region.

Similarly, the aircraft of this military branch destroyed 67 Ukrainian military objectives on the last day, including six command posts, two fortifications, two weapons and fuel depots and 55 concentration points for troops and equipment, neutralizing more than 300 troops and up to 40 vehicles.

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