US News Lead 1-Ukraine-Explosions Heard in Kyiv and Lviv
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April 16 (Reuters) - Explosions were heard Saturday in the early hours of the day in the Ukrainian capital, Kyiv, and Lviv, in the west of the country.
The Mayor of Kyiv said that rescuers and doctors worked on the site of an explosion on the outskirts of the city.
The warning sirens retrieted Saturday in a large part of Ukraine.
Details regarding the number of victims and the extent of the damage were not available immediately.
Russia has committed Friday to launch new strikes on kyiv and stated that he used cruise missiles against the Vizar factory, on the edge of kyiv, who, according to her, made and repaired missiles.
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This attack follows the sinking, Thursday, Moskva, admiral vessel of the Russian fleet in the Black Sea.
The United States has gained the belief that the Moskva cruiser has sank after being struck by two Ukrainian missiles, said Friday a senior American official.
The presence of Russian war ships in the Black Sea, armed with missiles, suggests an increased possibility of strikes against the defense industry and the logistic infrastructure of Ukraine, said the Ukrainian army on Saturday. It also added that the Russian Navy was active in the Azov Sea to block the port of Maroupol. Ukraine announced Friday to fight to try to break the seat of the city of Maroupol where the fighting rages around the port and the Ilitch steel plant.
The Ukrainian President Volodimir Zelensky has not elsewhere announced Friday, on CNN, between 2,500 and 3,000 Ukrainian soldiers had died since the beginning of the conflict between Russia and Ukraine, adding that 10,000 others had been injured.
According to the leader, from 19,000 to 20,000 Russian soldiers would have been killed since the beginning of the war. Moscow, on his side, had reported last month of the death of 1,351 Russian soldiers and 3,825 wounded.
Reuters could not independently check the numbers advanced by both parties. (Writing Reuters, French Version Camille Raynaud and Kate Entringer)
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Ukraine-crisis-Kyiv-Explosions: Ukraine: Explosions heard in Kyiv and Lviv © Reuters / Marko Djurica Ukraine: Explosions heard in Kyiv and Lviv ( Reuters) - Explosions have been heard Saturday in the early hours of the day in the Ukrainian capital, Kyiv, and Lviv, in the west of the country. The Mayor of Kyiv said that rescuers and doctors worked on the site of an explosion on the outskirts of the city. The warning sirens retrieted Saturday in a large part of Ukraine.