Number of the Day

Air-raid sirens sounded a record-high total of 189 times on Ukraine’s Independence Day. The air raids lasted from 3 to 14 hours in different regions.

The longest alarms were in Zaporizhzhia (14 hours), Dnipropetrovsk (13 hours), and Kharkiv (11 hours) oblasts. In the Luhansk oblast, the air-raid sirens did not stop sounding.

Russian attacks or missile strikes were officially confirmed in these regions:

  • Poltava Oblast (Myrhorod);
  • Kharkiv Oblast (Kharkiv, Mala Danylivka, Derhachi);
  • Dnipropetrovsk Oblast (Nikopol, Synelnykove, Kryvyi Rih, Dnipro districts);
  • Khmelnytskyi Oblast (Shepetivka district);
  • Mykolaiv Oblast (Mykolaiv, Bashtanska, Bereznehuvatska, Novobuzka communities);
  • Zaporozhzhia Oblast (Zaporozhzhia);
  • Sumy Oblast (Esman, Znob-Novhorod, Bilopillia communities);
  • Chernihiv Oblast (Chernihiv district);
  • Donetsk Oblast (line of demarcation).