Russians struck Mykolaiv with Smerch MLRS and Odesa region with a cruise missile
In the morning of July 8, 2022, Russian troops struck the production infrastructure of Mykolaiv with the Smerch multiple launch rocket systems (MLRS), the Operational Command “South” reports.
Russia used over a dozen of cluster munitions and high-explosive shells. According to the preliminary data, there are no casualties among civilians. The damage caused is yet to be checked.
In addition, Russia’s Su-30 fighter aircraft fired a Kh-31 cruise missile at Odesa region from the Black Sea. The missile exploded over the sea. No casualties have been reported so far.