The mayor of Khmelnytskyi Oleksandr Symchyshyn noted that Russian troops launched a rocket attack on Khmelnytskyi (west of Ukraine) on February 18, 2023. As a result, high-rise residential buildings and educational institutions were damaged, and two civilians were injured.
Source: The mayor of Khmelnytskyi Oleksandr Symchyshyn, the head of the Khmelnytskyi Regional Military Administration Serhiy Hamaliy
“We have damage – 3 educational institutions and about 10 multi-story residential buildings. About half a thousand windows and balconies were destroyed, and part of the equipment was damaged, in particular one private vehicle,” said the mayor of Khmelnytskyi.
According to Oleksandr Symchyshyn, two civilians were injured due to the Russian attack, but their injuries are not life-threatening.
Currently, utility services and the State Emergency Service are working, and the consequences of the attack are being eliminated.
In addition, the head of the Khmelnytskyi Regional Military Administration Serhiy Hamaliy reported that the rockets hit one of the city’s neighborhoods. There is significant damage to buildings there.
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