Shelling of Kyiv: fragments of rockets fell in four districts of the capital


In particular, debris fell on the territory of the Kyiv Zoo.

On May 16, at 02:24, Kyiv and the region reported an “Air Alarm” signal. And within an hour, residents of the capital woke up to loud explosions outside their windows. According to the information of the Kyiv City Military Administration, the air force struck enemy targets.

Later Mayor of Kyiv Vitaliy Klitschko gave concise information on explosions in the city.

“Several explosions in the Solomyan district. And in Shevchenkivskyi, on the territory of the zoo, rocket debris fell. All services are on their way,” Vitaliy Klitschko wrote on his Telegram channel.

Vitaliy Klitschko. Photo: Borys Korpusenko

Also, several cars caught fire in the Solomyansk district as a result of falling rocket debris. A damaged building with an area of ​​200 square meters. Rescuers are working on the spot.

The KMVA adds that rocket fragments were also recorded in the capital’s Obolonsky and Darnytskyi districts. According to Vitaly Klitschko, two cars were damaged in the Darnytsia district of the capital.

Updated. As of 03:58, Vitaliy Klitschko reported that there are at least three victims in the Solomyan district.

At 04:03 in Kyiv and in the region, it was reported that an air alert had been sounded.

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