2022 Vinnytsia attacks

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2022 Vinnytsia attacks
Part of in the 2022 Russian invasion of Ukraine
Date6 March 2022 (airport)
16 March 2022 (TV Mast)
25 March 2022 (command center)
Location
Status Destruction to the infrastructure of Vinnytsia Airport, Vinnytsia TV Mast, and Ukrainian Air Force command center
Belligerents
 Russia  Ukraine
Commanders and leaders
Unknown Unknown
Units involved
 Russian Armed Forces  Ukrainian Armed Forces
Casualties and losses
None 10 killed, 6 injured

Several rocket attacks were launched by Russian Army to targets in Vinnytsia, Ukraine, during the 2022 Russian invasion of Ukraine.

History

On 6 March 2022, Russian forces launched rocket strikes against the Havryshivka Vinnytsia International Airport. According to President Vladimir Zelensky, 8 rockets launched by Russia destroyed the infrastructure of Vinnytsia airport located in Central Ukraine.[1][2] Ten people were killed in the strike and six injured.[3][4][5]

On 16 March 2022, Vinnytsia TV Mast has been hit by Russian rocket fire, knocking out the city’s broadcasting facilities.[6][7]

On 25 March, 2022, Russian forces launched an airstrike against the Ukrainian Air Force command center, which is located in Vinnytsia, Ukraine.[8] The airstrike consisted of six cruise missiles, which caused significant destruction to the infrastructure.[9][10]

References

  1. ^ "8 rockets launched by Russia destroy Ukraine's Vinnytsia airport: Zelensky". Business Standard. 6 March 2022.
  2. ^ https://sport.ua/news/576354
  3. ^ https://www.pravda.com.ua/rus/news/2022/03/8/7329549/
  4. ^ https://www.pravda.com.ua/rus/news/2022/03/7/7329039/
  5. ^ https://ua.interfax.com.ua/news/general/808673.html
  6. ^ "March 16, 2022 Russia-Ukraine news". CNN. 17 March 2022.
  7. ^ https://sport.ua/news/577218
  8. ^ https://sport.ua/news/578138
  9. ^ "Ukraine military command center hit by Russian strike". The Times of Israel. AFP. 25 March 2022. OCLC 969749342. Archived from the original on 26 March 2022. Retrieved 25 March 2022.
  10. ^ Kesaieva, Yulia (25 March 2022). "Russian cruise missiles strike Ukrainian Air Force command center, according to Ukraine's military". CNN. Archived from the original on 26 March 2022. Retrieved 25 March 2022.


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