Two children, 3 and 6 years old, were among the injured as a result of the Russian missile attack on the Dnipro, Serhiy Lysak, the head of the Dnipropetrovsk regional military administration, said.
“Among the wounded in Dnipro are two children. Boys 3 and 6 years old. Both are hospitalized. Doctors assess their condition as moderate. 11 adults were also hospitalized. Two are “difficult,” he wrote in a telegram.
The number of victims has increased to 16 people. According to the Ombudsman Dmytro Lubinets, four more people are considered missing.
In the morning of May 26 Russian troops launched a missile attack on the Dnieper. According to the Office of the Prosecutor General, a rocket hit the building of a medical facility and a veterinary clinic, killing one person and injuring 16 others. Private and apartment buildings, cars of local residents were also damaged.
Also during the night attack Russian troops Dnipropetrovsk region was attacked with missiles and drones. According to local authorities, a fire broke out in a private home in Dnipro – two houses and a car were damaged. There was also a fire at two private enterprises, one person was injured.
On the night of May 26, an air alert was declared in Ukraine, which lasted for several hours. On the night of May 26, the Russian military fired 17 missiles of various types and 31 attack drones over Ukraine. According to the Air Force of the Ukrainian Armed Forces, the Ukrainian military destroyed 10 rockets and 23 “shahedis”.