Ukrainian officials report Russian missile attack on Kyiv

Buildings in central Kyiv because the sound of air defence and explosions are heard throughout Kyiv, Ukraine on Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023. A sequence of explosions have been heard in Kyiv on Saturday morning earlier than the air raid sirens sounded. Deputy head of Ukraine’s presidential workplace Kyrylo Tymoshenko mentioned on Telegram {that a} missile assault on vital infrastructure within the capital was underway.
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A sequence of explosions was heard in Kyiv on Saturday morning earlier than the air raid sirens have been turned on.

Deputy head of Ukraine’s presidential workplace Kyrylo Tymoshenko mentioned on Telegram {that a} missile assault on vital infrastructure within the capital was underway.

Kyiv’s metropolis navy administration mentioned a telegram submit that an unidentified object of infrastructure was hit within the metropolis and emergency providers have been working on the website of the strike.

Kyiv mayor Vitali Klitschko mentioned that “explosions have been heard in Dniprovskyi district, left financial institution of Kyiv.”

In a separate Telegram submit, Mr. Klitschko mentioned fragments of a missile fell on a non-residential space in Holosiivskyi district, on the precise financial institution, and added that no casualties have been reported.

It wasn’t instantly clear whether or not a number of services in Kyiv have been focused or simply the one which was reported hit. The Ukrainian capital hasn’t been attacked with missiles since New 12 months’s night time. 

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