Russia-Ukraine War: The Russian army continues its war against Ukraine. It is flinging missiles at Ukraine. Sirens are heard across the country. Russia sent tanks and troops to cover Ukraine’s borders from all directions after Vladimir Putin declared war on Thursday. According to Russia’s Defense Ministry, 83 Ukrainian military facilities, including 11 air bases, were destroyed in the invasion. The Ukrainian military stated that 30,000 to 60,000 Russian soldiers were engaged in the fighting.
Related Post – Top 5 Richest YouTubers in India, Know The Names
There were air raid sirens heard in Kiev on Thursday. People of Ukraine shared visuals of the effects of the Russia-Ukraine War on Twitter. Videos show buildings on fire and Russian military jets and tanks moving through Ukrainian provinces. As shown in the video, Chuguev airport as well as Kherson airport have been attacked.
Additionally, the Russian Defense Ministry confirmed that its forces had moved from Crimea to Ukraine. Russia has previously only claimed it carried out air and missile strikes against Ukrainian bases and other military facilities. In his first statement since the beginning of the war, Defense Ministry spokesman Igor Konashenkov confirmed the arrival of Russian ground troops to Ukraine, claiming they were heading towards the city of Kherson in the northwest of Crimea.
137 Ukrainians were killed on the first day of the war
Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelensky announced Thursday that 137 Ukrainians were killed during the Russian attacks. 137 of our military personnel and civilians we lost today, Zelensky said in a video message. 316 people were injured as well. Ukraine also said it lost control of Chernobyl after fierce fighting with Russian troops. There was a nuclear disaster at Chernobyl in 1986, which is currently under the authority of Russia. In the meantime, the White House press secretary noted that workers at Chernobyl were being ‘hosted’ by Russian troops following the seizure.
A Russian jet also conducted an airstrike on the Ukrainian city of Lutsk, which is in the west of the country. This city is less than 100 kilometers from the Polish border, which is noteworthy. Volodymyr Zelensky has declared martial law as explosions and air raid sirens are being heard across Ukraine. The Russian military launched a massive offensive, striking cities and targets with airstrikes or firepower.
Deputy Ministry of Defense of Ukraine Hannah Malayar informed that estimated losses of the enemy by 03:30 on 25.02.2022
Airplane 7 Unit, Helicopter 6 unit, Tank – over 30 units, BBM – 130 units, and the enemy loses approximately 800 personnel.