Russian forces fire on Kharkiv residential and industrial zones, killing 15 and injuring 16
Russian forces shelling Ukraine’s second largest city of Kharkiv have targeted residential and industrial zones across the city, according to Serhii Bolvinov, head of the Investigative Department of National Police in Kharkiv, News.az reports citing UNIAN.
As a result of the shelling, 15 people were killed and 16 people were injured.
In addition to those who died in Kharkiv, four other people were killed in surrounding towns and villages, including an 8-year-old girl.
Ukrainian officials reported an uptick in Russian shelling overnight around the area.