Attack in Kremenchuk, the toll at the moment is 10 dead and 40 injured
Missile attack on a shopping center in Kremenchuk, in the Poltava region of Ukraine. The death toll is currently 10 dead and 40 injured, Ukrainian media report. “The occupiers fired rockets at a shopping center, where there were more than a thousand civilians. The shopping center is on fire, rescuers are taming the fire, but the number of victims is impossible to imagine “wrote the president of Ukraine on social media. Volodymyr Zelenskywho released a video of the flames raging from the mall.
A building that, Zelensky emphasized, was “no danger to the Russian army. No strategic value”. It is “just people’s attempts to live a normal life, which angers the occupiers so much,” the Ukrainian president noted.
The surface of the fire at the shopping center is 10,300 square meters, reports the information channel Ukrinform. On the site there are currently 115 firefighters engaged in extinguishing the flames and 20 units of vehicles engaged in rescue.
The mayor of Kremenchuk, Vitalii Maletsky, has created a welcome point for all those who need information about relatives or friends who were inside the shopping center.
“A missile attack on a shopping mall with people in Kremenchuk is another Russian war crime. A crime against humanity. An open and cynical act of terror against the civilian population. Russia is a terrorist state,” he said on Telegram. the governor of Poltava, Dmytro Lunin.