The Russian invasion of Ukraine killed more more than 2,000 Ukrainian civilians and destroyed hundreds of structures, including transport facilities, hospitals, kindergartens and homes, said the Ukrainian State Emergency Service on Wednesday.
“Children, women and defense forces are losing life every hour,” he said. in A declaration. Ten emergency responders were among the deadil wrote in a facebook post. The UN had already spoken of 142 civilian deaths.
Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered a dreaded operation invasion of Ukraine on Thusday. Since, more more than 400 fires caused “by enemy fire”were extinguished, according to the press release. The emergency service also says that 500 people were brought to safety.
Referring to ongoing attacks, he warned that “every hour costs lives of our children, women and defenders.”
Development of Russia invasion of Ukraine moved south city of Kherson on Wednesday, with Russia claimed control while Ukraine maintained that its forces were resisting.
“Russian military the units brought the center of Kherson region completely under control,” Russian Defense Ministry spokesman Igor Konashenkov said.
But Oleksiy Arestovich, a Ukrainian presidential adviser, dismissed that and said the fighting was continuing.
If Kherson fell, it would be the first regional capital that Russian troops have taken since invasion has begun last week. A Russian win there would be also make it more difficult for Ukrainian forces move personnel and supplies between east and west.
The seventh day of war had begun with reports of the city being surrounded and several civilians dead after trying to defend Kherson with gasoline bombs and other weapons.
Russia said its forces had destroyed more more than 1,500 Ukrainians military objects, including 58 aircraft and more 470 tanks and armored vehicles vehicles. He did not mention losses on son side.
Meanwhile, the Ukrainian Ministry of Defense reported that more over 5,840 Russians soldiers had died during the attack so far and that more more than 200 Russian tanks, 860 others military vehicles30 planes and 31 helicopters were destroyed.
This also accused the attackers of engaging in war crimes.
« Russia and Belarus air and missile strike on residential buildings and schools, shelling of maternities – it’s loose behavior of those who have no honour,” the ministry said. in a facebook post.
“They are not military – they are terrorists, representatives of the terrorist state and this mark will be with their for a long moment.”
Moscow has denied any attack on civilians or population centers.
In this context, Russia declared its readiness to continue negotiations with Ukraine on Wednesday. A first round finished without tangible results on Monday.