At night, Russia attacked Ukraine with missiles, using a new tactic: where did they hit
On the night of February 16, the terrorist country Russia carried out another rocket attack on Ukraine. This was announced by the Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Ukraine Valery Zaluzhny.
According to him, a total of 36 missiles were fired. In particular, the enemy launched 12 Kh-101 and Kh-555 cruise missiles from 2 Tu-95MS strategic bombers that took off in the Caspian Sea area. From the Black Sea, the invaders launched 8 Caliber cruise missiles, and 12 X-22 cruise missiles – by six Tu-22 bombers in the Kursk region. Two X-59 air missiles fired 2 Su-35 tactical aircraft from the temporarily occupied Melitopol. Also, one X-31 guided air missile and one «Onyx» anti-ship missile were fired.
Air defense forces and equipment destroyed 14 cruise missiles and 2 guided air missiles.
Head of the Office of the President, Andriy Yermak, said that after a nighttime enemy attack, there were hits in the North, West of Ukraine, in the Dnepropetrovsk and Kirovograd regions. He also drew attention to the fact that the invaders began to use a new tactic — conduct active reconnaissance, use false targets.
Thus, the head of the Dnepropetrovsk OVA, Serhiy Lysak, said that the enemy had fired rockets at Pavlograd, Dnepropetrovsk region. As a result of rocket strikes, 7 private houses were destroyed, 30 more were damaged. A 79-year-old woman died, seven more people were injured.
The head of the Lviv OVA, Maxim Kozitsky, reported on & # 171; summer» to a critical infrastructure facility in the Lviv region. Fortunately, no one was hurt.