Deadly shelling of Kharkiv: it became known which rocket Russia hit the hostel
Russia hit a hostel in the Saltovsky district of Kharkiv with a Kalibr cruise missile.
The hostel housed 30 people, including children and pensioners.
Ivan Sokol, director of the regional Department of Civil Protection, told about this on the site of the Public.
“At about 21:17. Previously, the Kaliber cruise missile. The type is being established. It hit the hostel, which had three floors. The hostel was destroyed to the ground. According to preliminary information, more than 30 people lived in the hostel, including children and pensioners,” Sokol says.
He added that a rescue operation is underway and the rubble is being cleared. According to him, about one-third of the destroyed building has been dismantled.
People with hearing loss and deafness lived in this house, so some victims could not hear the air raid signal. Now people who are under the rubble cannot respond to the cries of rescuers.
“The devastation is terrible. 7 people died. 16 were injured, including an 11-year-old child. One man is in serious condition; the others are hospitalized in moderate condition,” Oleg Synegubov, the head of the Kharkiv MA, named the rocket hitting a residential building in Kharkiv real terrorism.