This was reported by the head of Kyiv OVA, Oleksiy Kuleba telegram.
The alarm was announced in the capital at 01:56. The first reports about the attack of drones and the work of air defense appeared around 03:20.
“Residents of Kyiv region! Air defense is operating in the region. Stay in shelters and safe places until the alarm ends. Take care of yourself and your loved ones,” Kuleba wrote at the time.
He also urged residents to follow information from official sources and asked them not to photograph or comment on the work of the military and air defense forces.
Already at 04:45 at the Kyiv Military Administration declaredthat the enemy is attacking the capital with Shahed barrage ammunition.
“Air defense is working. At this moment, 9 enemy UAVs have been shot down in Kyiv’s airspace. Stay in shelters until the air alert ends!” – noted there.
At 05:03, explosions rang out in Kyiv again.
The air raid warning was announced at 05:15. However, already at 05:24, the alarm sounded again.
- We will remind you that on December 16, enemy troops attacked Kyiv and the region with rockets. Due to damage to the energy infrastructure, there were interruptions in water supply and electricity in all areas of the capital and the region. Metro traffic was also stopped that day.
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