Russia-Ukraine war live: two residential buildings in Pechersk area of Kyiv hit by missiles, mayor says

Two residential buildings hit in Kyiv’s Pechersk district, says mayorIsobel Koshiw

Kyiv’s mayor, Vitali Klitschko, wrote on Telegram that two residential buildings had been hit in the Pechersk district of the capital, a residential area north of the presidential administration.

“Several missiles were shot down by air defence over Kyiv. Medics and rescuers at the scene of the hits,” added Klitschko.

Kyivians reported on Twitter hearing fire engines rushing to the scene.

Пожежні машини поїхали зі спецсигналами

— Oleh Novikov 🇺🇦 (@olehbatkovych) November 15, 2022

Updated at 08.49 EST

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Isobel Koshiw

Russia launched yet another mass strike across Ukraine on Tuesday. Ukraine’s public broadcaster said that the strikes have targeted Kyiv, Kyiv region, Poltava, Mykolaiv, Dnipro and Chernihiv.

At least two residential buildings in the capital Kyiv were hit, according to the…

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This article was written by Léonie Chao-Fong (now); Martin Belam and Samantha Lock (earlier) and originally published on