At least three dead and ten injured in a new massive Russian attack on Ukraine

SENSITIVE MATERIAL. Paramedics inspect the bodies of local residents killed in an apartment building during a Russian missile attack, amid Russia’s attack on Ukraine, in Kiev, Ukraine February 7, 2024. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko (VALENTYN OGIRENKO/)

Russia He launched ballistic and cruise missiles and Shahed type drones against whites in Ukraine This Wednesday morning, they left three civilians killed and 10 injuredincluding a pregnant womanthe authorities reported.

The projectiles hit at least three major cities, including the capital, Kyivwhere the top diplomat of the European Union, Josep Borrellheld meetings about military aid and financial support for Ukraine.

Such Western aid is desperately needed in Ukraine, which suffers shortage of ammunition and personnel. Some short-term foreign financing is in doubt as the second anniversary of the war approaches on February 24.

Firefighters help a woman from a building damaged during a Russian missile attack, amid Russia's attack on Ukraine, in kyiv, Ukraine February 7, 2024. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko
Firefighters help a woman from a building damaged during a Russian missile attack, amid Russia’s attack on Ukraine, in kyiv, Ukraine February 7, 2024. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko (VALENTYN OGIRENKO/)

The head of the kyiv Military Administration, Sergui Popkosaid that it was the third missile attack against the capital so far this year.

Russia launched Kh-101/Kh-555/Kh-55 cruise missiles and the alarms rang for almost three hours in kyiv.

Although the almost 1,500 kilometers of the front have barely moved in recent months, Kremlin forces have advantage in reserves of missiles and artillery ammunition for long range attacks.

Smoke rises from a burning building damaged during a Russian missile attack, amid Russia's attack on Ukraine, in kyiv, Ukraine February 7, 2024. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko
Smoke rises from a burning building damaged during a Russian missile attack, amid Russia’s attack on Ukraine, in kyiv, Ukraine February 7, 2024. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko (VALENTYN OGIRENKO/)

The Ukrainian armed forces said they intercepted 44 drones and missiles of the 64 launched in the morning attack.

The flood killed two people in kyiv, said the president of Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelensky.

The attacks killed another man in Mykolaiva city in southern Ukraine, where damage to public infrastructure and about 20 residential buildingsAccording to the regional governor, Vitalii Kim.

A rescuer helps an injured person, at the site of a building damaged during a Russian missile attack, amid Russia's attack on Ukraine, in kyiv, Ukraine February 7, 2024. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko
A rescuer helps an injured person, at the site of a building damaged during a Russian missile attack, amid Russia’s attack on Ukraine, in Kiev, Ukraine February 7, 2024. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko (VALENTYN OGIRENKO/)

At least ten people were injured in kyiv, according to the mayor, Vitalii Klitschkoincluding a pregnant woman.

He also noted that fires broke out in apartment buildings in several districts of the capital. Damage to two power lines during the attack they left without electricity to some residents on the eastern bank of kyiv.

In KharkovIn northeastern Ukraine, a 52-year-old woman suffered minor injuries in an S-300 missile attack, the regional governor said. Oleh Syniehubov.

The missiles also hit the Lviv region in western Ukraine, where a fire broke out, according to authorities.

(With information from AP and EFE)

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