Air raids sound in all Ukraine regions: Kharkiv to Kyiv, Lviv, and Odesa

Folks all across Ukraine have been awoken by air raid sirens with pending missiles hitting their countrysides and bedsides. The sirens have rang from Kharkiv in the east to Lviv in the west. From capital city Kyiv in the north to the major port city of Odesa in the south.

Air raid sirens have been reported across Ukraine regions from Saturday night entering into Sunday morning.

“Sirens have been activated in Uman, Kharkiv, Kramatorsk, Sloviansk, Vinnytsia, Kyiv, Poltava, Zhytomyr, Khmelnytskyi, Lviv, Odesa, Volyn, Zaporizhzha, Berezivka, Izmail, Kiliya, Yuzhne, Chernomorsk, Bilyaivka, & Avdiivka,” the Kyiv Independent reported Saturday night.

The Independent added more regions following its tweet.

“As well as in Kyiv, Rivne, Chernihiv, Ternopil, Dnipro, Cherkasy and Sumy Oblasts. Residents have been asked to go to the nearest shelter immediately.”

A family walks down a stairwell pocked with shrapnel from an earlier rocket strike, on their way down to a basement bomb shelter during an air raid siren sounding in Mykolaiv, Ukraine. The city has been under frequent bombardment by Russian forces trying to advance along the Black Sea coast.
Photo by Scott Peterson/Getty Images

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