Ukrainian air defense forces on Wednesday, August 3, shot down a Russian missile over the Kharkov regionnoted Head of the Investigation Department of the GUNP in the Kharkiv region Sergey Bolvinov Facebook.
“Today, at about nine in the morning, in one of the districts of the Kharkiv region, local residents heard explosions and reported it to the police. At the scene, the police found fragments similar to fragments of a S300 missile,” Bolvinov said.
Rocket fragments fell into a sunflower field.
The head of the Kharkiv OVA, Oleg Sinegubov, said that Russian troops in the coming days will strengthen rocket attacks on Kharkov and districts of the region.
The head of the Kharkiv OVA stated that Russian troops launched two missile strikes on Kharkov on Wednesday, August 3, preliminary – from the S-300 air defense system. The missiles were launched from the territory of Belgorod.