Woman injured in Russian missile strike on Merefa in Kharkiv region

Woman injured in Russian missile strike on Merefa in Kharkiv region

A 55-year-old woman has been injured in a Russian missile strike on the town of Merefa in Ukraine's eastern Kharkiv region.

The Kharkiv Regional Prosecutor's Office said this in a post on Telegram, Ukrinform reports.

"According to the investigation, on April 3, at around 18:20, the Russian armed forces launched a missile strike on the town of Merefa. The building of a civilian enterprise was damaged. A fire broke out. Windows were broken in houses, and roofs were damaged. A 55-year-old woman was injured," the report said.

According to preliminary data, a Kh-59MK anti-ship missile was used in the attack.

The Kharkiv District Prosecutor's Office has launched a pre-trial investigation into the violation of the laws and customs of war (Part 1 of Article 438 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine).

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