Night drone attack, 35 military clashes, losses of infidels, enemy shelling.
The Russian army launched missiles from aircraft on the morning of January 8th. In addition to the winged ones, the enemy fired Daggers, the Air Force reported. The alarm lasted from 5:56 to 8:30.
Explosions occurred in Kharkov, Kharkov region and Dnieper, in Zaporozhye. In the Khmelnitsky region, the OVA reported on the work of air defense – it was at this point that a significant part of the missiles were aimed.
According to Interior Minister Igor Klimenko, this morning Russian occupiers attacked four regions of Ukraine with missiles. One person died in Zmiev, two in the Khmelnitsky region, one in Krivoy Rog. At least 26 people were injured.
Around 7:28, ballistics flew towards Kyiv, Chernigov, Zaporozhye, Dnieper. The enemy also launched at least three groups of cruise missiles.
More information in the news.
On the morning of January 8, the Russians launched missiles at several cities in the Dnepropetrovsk region. In Novomoskovsk, three administrative buildings, two gas stations, a five-story building, and a car were damaged.
The blast wave overturned the minibus. At least 24 people were wounded in the city – all were hospitalized, the head of the OVA said. “Five of them are children. The boys are 4 and 8 years old. But the girls are 11, 16 and 17 years old. All are in a moderate condition in the hospital,” he said.
There was also a hit in Krivoy Rog. . A shopping center and more than 20 private homes were damaged. A 58-year-old man received shrapnel wounds. It is in satisfactory condition.
The consequences of the attack are also being eliminated in the Lozovat community of the Krivoy Rog region. There is also an “arrival”. A 62-year-old woman died. Private housing was destroyed. At 07:00
Zaporozhye woke up from a rocket attack by the Russians. The occupiers struck with cruise and ballistic missiles in different directions, five explosions were heard in the city.
As of 8 o’clock, it was known that missiles hit residential areas – in open areas and near houses, as well as two the wounded were a man and a woman, said OVA chairman Yuriy Malashko.
The enemy hit industrial facilities in Kharkov, a house was damaged in Zmeya.
The Russian army attacked the Khmelnytsky region in the morning. During the attack, at least six explosions occurred.
This was reported in the Khmelnitsky Regional Police Department on Telegram. Data on the consequences are being clarified.
“Operational and rescue services are working at the impact sites. Remain calm and refrain from photographing and video recording the consequences of the arrivals while emergency services are working. Details will come with time,” the message says.
Subsequently it became known that at least two people had died.
In total, during the night and morning of January 8, the Russian army fired 59 missiles and attack drones against the Ukrainians. The air defense managed to shoot down 26 targets.
The Russians used cruise, aircraft, ballistic, anti-aircraft guided missiles and attack UAVs. Ballistic missiles were sent to the Kharkov, Dnepropetrovsk, Zaporozhye and Khmelnytsky regions, said Commander-in-Chief Valery Zaluzhny. Primorsko-Akhtarsk
“This time the enemy attacked different regions of Ukraine. In particular, he sent missiles flying along a ballistic trajectory to the Kharkov, Dnepropetrovsk, Zaporozhye and Khmelnitsky regions,” the Commander-in-Chief said.
Air defense shot down:
- 8 attack UAVs Shahed-136/131
- 18 cruise missiles X-101/X-555/X-55.
In the Air Force added that not all enemy missiles that were not shot down reached their targets.
< >Meanwhile, the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine reports that 35 military clashes took place during the day.
In general, the enemy launched 11 missile and 69 air strikes, carried out 53 attacks from multiple launch rocket systems on the positions of our troops and populated areas points. Russian terrorist attacks have unfortunately resulted in civilian deaths and injuries. Residential private and apartment buildings and other civil infrastructure were destroyed and damaged.
At night, the Russian invaders once again attacked Ukraine, using 8 attack UAVs of the Shahed-136/131 type. All enemy drones have been destroyed.
In the Avdiivka direction, Ukrainian defenders continue to hold back the enemy, who is not abandoning attempts to cordon off Avdiivka. Our warriors steadfastly hold the defense, inflicting significant losses on the invaders. Over the past 24 hours, the defense forces repulsed 6 enemy attacks near Novobakhmutovka, Avdeevka and another 15 attacks near Pervomaisky and Nevelskoye.
In the Maryinsky direction, the Defense Forces continue to contain the enemy in the Maryinka and Novomikhailovka areas of the Donetsk region, where 3 attacks were repulsed .
More details about the operational situation as of the morning of January 8 are in our news.
The General Staff also informs that during the day, Ukrainian defenders destroyed another 440 Russian occupiers. In total, Russia has already lost 365,170 military personnel in Ukraine.
Other enemy losses are in the news.
The most complete picture of today will definitely be on our website.
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