Private enterprise destroyed, over 100 flats damaged in Russia’s missile strike on Shostka

Private enterprise destroyed, over 100 flats damaged in Russia’s missile strike on Shostka

Ukrainian law enforcement officers are investigating Russia’s missile strike on Sumy Region’s Shostka, which destroyed a local enterprise and caused damage to over 100 flats.

The relevant statement was made by the Ukrainian Prosecutor General’s Office on Telegram, an Ukrinform correspondent reports.

The pre-trial investigation was opened over the violation of the laws and customs of war (Part 1 of Article 438 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine).

At 04:00 a.m., July 5, 2022, the Russian military launched a missile attack on civil infrastructure in the city of Shostka, using the means of warfare prohibited by the international law.

As a result, a private enterprise was destroyed, and the light motor vehicles parked within its area were damaged. At least 24 residential high-rise buildings were damaged by a blast wave.

A reminder that, in the morning of July 5, 2022, Russian invaders fired missiles at settlements in Mykolaiv Region, Dnipropetrovsk Region and Sumy Region.


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