At 5 AM local time, Russian troops launched a rocket attack on the city of Mykolaiv, located near the Black Sea in southern Ukraine, reports the Ukrainian media.
Ukrainian edition RBC reports that the Russian army is still trying to invade the city.
The publication says electricity and water supply was cut off in part of the city. Reportedly, the enemy attacked the city in the previous days, however, yesterday, the Ukrainian troops were able to expel the enemy from Mykolaiv.
It is the 12th day that Russia invaded Ukraine and started a full-scale war. Russia has also bombed cities, killing hundreds of civilians. More than 1.5 million people have left the country mainly for EU countries. This is the biggest and fastest refugee crisis in Europe since World War II.
By Ana Dumbadze
Related Story: Russia Seizes Ukraine Nuclear Plant after Fire