One dead and 15 injured, including two children, but the balance of the attack on the health facility is still provisional
And of one dead and 15 injured the balance, still provisional, of the missile attack carried out by the Russian armed forces against a hospital in the city of Dnipro, in central Ukraine. This was stated by the Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelensky stating that ”Russian terrorists once again confirm that they are fighting against everything humane and honest”. The reference is to the missile attack on a clinic in the city of Dnipro. At present, one person has been killed and 15 have been injured”, while ”all the necessary services have been alerted to help the victims”.
Expressing his ”condolences to the family of the deceased”, Zelensky declared that ”we must defeat these inhumans irrevocably and as soon as possible” because ”our people are the most precious thing in Ukraine”.
The Russian armed forces have conducted a rocket attack on a hospital in the city of Dnipro causing casualties. The regional governor Serhii Lysak made it known on Telegram denouncing a ”missile attack on Dnipro” and that a medical facility was ”hit. There are victims”. The air alert in Dnipropetrovsk has been restored.
The head of President Volodymyr Zelensky’s office, Yermak, confirmed on Twitter the Russian missile attack on the Dnipro hospital and the fact that there are casualties. The Kyiv Post then released a video on Twitter from inside the hospital showing the consequences of the attack in terms of damage and where injured people can be seen.
There are also two children aged three and six among those injured in a Russian missile attack on a hospital in Dnipro in central Ukraine. This was stated by regional governor Serhiy Lysak on Telegram. ”Two children are among the injured in Dnipro. Three and six year olds. Both are hospitalized. Doctors rate their condition as moderate. 11 adults were also hospitalized. Two are “serious””, Lysak said.
ATTACK ON KIEV
Russian missiles on Kiev in the night. It is the 13th attack in the month of May, denounces the local government. There were no casualties, but damage to the roof of a shopping center in the Obolon district. The missiles, probably X-101 cruises, were launched by Tu-95MS strategic bombers that took off from the Caspian region.
During the night the Ukrainian armed forces shot down ten missiles and 25 drones launched by the Russian army against the capital Kiev, the city of Dnipro and the eastern regions of Ukraine, reports the Ukrainian Air Force explaining that ten missiles were launched from the Sea Caspian and 23 of the downed drones were Iranian-made Shaheds, while two others were reconnaissance ones. In total, the Ukrainian armed forces reported, the Russians launched 17 missiles and 31 drones overnight in the attack that began at 10pm last night local time and continues until 5am this morning.
EXCHANGE OF PRISONERS WITH RUSSIA
A total of 106 Kiev soldiers and officers were released, President Volodymir Zelensky said. The soldiers, who were engaged in the Bakhmut region, “were considered missing. But we found them, we brought them home,” he added. “Everyone on the front must remember that the more Russian POWs we take, the more people we can bring home,” he said.