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New Russian aerial bomb hits Selydove, missiles strike Myrnohrad injuring two women, destroying over 30 buildings

17 March, 2024 Sunday
17:25

On the evening of March 16, Russian troops struck Selydove with a new type of aerial bomb called UMPB-D30SM. The bomb landed near an apartment building, injuring a woman. Additionally, on the night of March 17, Myrnohrad was attacked with three rockets, resulting in injuries to an 86-year-old woman

Ukraine’s National Police reported the information.

Russia deployed a new type of aerial bomb in an attack on the residential area of Selydove.

Around 9:30 p.m., the attackers struck Selydove with a UMPB-D30SM precision-guided bomb, causing damage near an apartment building. A woman born in 1953 sustained injuries and received first aid from police paramedics. She was then transported to the hospital, according to law enforcement officials.

Police stated that the attack damaged eight apartment buildings, an educational facility, two administrative buildings, and a power line. The water pumping station was also affected, resulting in more than 12,000 consumers being left without water.

At 1:30 a.m., Russian forces launched three missiles at Myrnohrad. The specific type of weapon used has yet to be determined.

An 86-year-old woman was injured in the attack and is currently undergoing treatment.

According to police reports, the attack caused destruction to eight apartment buildings, three administrative buildings, two shops, two trade pavilions, a utility company, and civilian vehicles.

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