Russian President Vladimir Putin has launched an attack on Ukraine. Moments after Putin announced Russia would launch “special military operations” in a speech broadcast on Russian television.
Shortly after Putin’s speech, multiple sources on the ground reported large explosions in Kyiv.
Ukraine’s capital and home to nearly 3 million people, as well as in Kharkiv, a city of more than 1 million people in the east, and other major urban areas.
For several hours, air raid sirens could be heard throughout Kyiv. Russia’s Defense Ministry later claimed its missile strikes “suppressed air defense means of the Ukrainian military,” but denied Ukrainian military reports that Russian aircraft were shot down in the country.
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