Russian aerospace forces eliminate Missile Plant in Kiev

Igor Konashenkov

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# 29 April 2022 12:31 (UTC +04:00)

The Russian military hit the Artem rocket and space tech factory in Kiev, the official representative of the Russian defence ministry, Major General Igor Konashenkov, said on Friday, APA reports citing Sputnik.

"The high-precision, long-range, air-based weapons of the Russian Aerospace Forces destroyed the production buildings of the Artem rocket and space industry enterprise in Kiev", Konashenkov stated.

The Russian military also hit three traction electrical substations in the areas of the railway junctions in the cities of Fastiv, Krasnosilka and Polonne with high-precision Kalibr cruise missiles, the spokesman added. He also noted that high-precision missiles were used to destroy 10 military objects across Ukraine, including an arms depot near the settlement of Ilyichevka.