According to local authorities, there is no information yet about casualties on New Year’s Eve in the Lviv region.
On New Year’s Eve, Russian occupiers attacked the Lviv region with drones, the debris of which damaged the roof of a dormitory in Dublyany and the Roman Shukhevych Museum. This was reported by the telegram channels of the chairman of the Lviv OVA Maxim Kozitsky and the mayor of Lvov Andrei Sadovoy.
According to representatives of local authorities, there were no casualties.
“Belogorshcha. Fire in the Shukhevych Museum. Preliminary cause: debris of an enemy drone. Representatives of the State Emergency Service went to the scene,” said the chairman of the Lviv OVA.
He noted that rescuers continue to put out the fire and there are no casualties. However, according to the chairman of the Lviv OV, it’s loud in Lviv now.
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According to the mayor of Lvov, Andrey Sadovy, the debris hit a civilian facility in the city.
“There are explosions in Lviv! Debris from an enemy drone hit a civilian object. There are already firefighters on the scene. Don’t neglect the alarm,” Sadovyi wrote.
At 6 am, a fall of UAV debris was recorded in one of the districts of Lviv – Dublyany, which caused a fire on the roof of the dormitory of the Lviv National University of Natural Resources.
“The casualties are still unknown,” the mayor said.
And he added that that night the enemy hit two objects of national memory in Lviv:
- to the university in Dublyany, where Stepan Bandera studied 100 years ago;
- to the Roman Shukhevych Museum in Belogorsch.
“Symbolic and cynical. A war for our history,” Sadovy noted.
Russian drone attack on New Year’s Eve
On New Year’s Eve, the Russian occupiers attacked Ukraine with the help of kamikaze drones – “shaheds”. The UAVs were launched from the south, and explosions were heard in several regions of the country, including Nikolaev, Odessa, Kherson region and the Dnieper city area.
The enemy released more than 60 suicide bombers across Ukraine at night, noted Natalya Gumenyuk, head of the press center of the Defense Forces of southern Ukraine. She emphasized that more than 60 kamikaze drones were recorded in the area of responsibility of OK “South”, more than 50 of them were destroyed by air defense forces.
As a result of the night Russian attack by “martyrs” in Odessa on the night of January 1, there were dead and wounded. Nine people were injured, one of whom died, three were hospitalized. The rest received medical assistance on the spot.
In addition, the enemy struck the port infrastructure in the Odessa region at night, a fire broke out, which was quickly extinguished, so no one was injured.
In the Mykolayiv region, hits were recorded on the night of January 1st. This was reported by the head of the Nikolaev Regional Police Department Vitaly Kim.
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On Sunday, December 31, the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation attacked the territory of Ukraine with Shahed unmanned aerial vehicles. During the day, the direction of movement of enemy UAVs changed. The command reported the presence of UAVs in Kharkov, Dnepropetrovsk, Poltava, Nikolaev, Kherson, Sumy, Kirovograd, Kiev, Odessa, Chernigov, Cherkasy, Khmelnytsky and Vinnytsia regions.