Russia hits Zaporizhzhia with 12 missiles

11 October 2022, 12:53 PM
Russian troops again attacked Zaporizhzhia with rockets (Photo:Anatoly Kurtev/Telegram)

Russian troops again attacked Zaporizhzhia with rockets (Photo:Anatoly Kurtev/Telegram)

Russia has attacked Zaporizhzhia with 12 S-300 surface-to-air missiles, killing at least one civilian, regional governor Oleksandr Starukh said in a Telegram post on Oct. 11.

According to the governor, two of the missiles hit a car dealership, killing one person. Firefighters extinguished a fire that broke out in the building. Other missiles hit a school and a clinic.

Russia has increased strikes on civilian infrastructure of the regional center over the past week, including on Oct. 10. As a result, a multi-story apartment block in the center of the city was partially destroyed.

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Russian forces attacked the city of Zaporizhzhia with 13 aircraft and the S-300 missile systems overnight on Oct. 9. The city infrastructure and residential buildings were targeted. It was reported that 13 people, including a child, were killed and 89 others, including 11 children, sustained injuries.

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