Number of people killed in Russia’s airstrike on Izium city grows to eight

Number of people killed in Russia’s airstrike on Izium city grows to eight

Eight people, including at least two children, were killed in an enemy airstrike on Izium city.

Deputy Chairman of the Izium City Council Volodymyr Matsokin wrote on Facebook, Ukrinform reports.

"The center of the city has been damaged hugely. There are eight dead bodies on Ukrainska Street. They hit the police office. A fire broke up,” he wrote.

Earlier, he reported that the shell hit a private house, killing four adults and two children.

Read also: Russian invasion update: Six people, including two children, killed in air strike in Kharkiv region

As reported, on February 24, Russian President Vladimir Putin declared war on Ukraine and launched a large-scale invasion. Russian troops have been shelling and destroying key infrastructure. Missiles hit residential buildings.

Martial law was imposed in Ukraine and general mobilization was announced.

Ukraine officially filed a lawsuit against the Russian Federation with the UN International Court of Justice in The Hague.


Sign up for our free newsletter

Let’s get started read our news at facebook messenger > > > Click here for subscribe

While citing and using any materials on the Internet, links to the website not lower than the first paragraph are mandatory. In addition, citing the translated materials of foreign media outlets is possible only if there is a link to the website and to the website of a foreign media outlet. Citing and using materials in offline media, mobile apps, Smart TV are allowed only with written permission from Ukrinform. News and publications marked as "Advertisement" and "PR" and articles in the section "Releases" include promoted content, and an advertiser is responsible for the content.

© 2015-2023 Ukrinform. All rights reserved.

Website design Studio Laconica

Extended searchHide extended search
By period: