Kyiv targets Russian oil rigs off Crimea coast I Putin's 3-hour missile barrage
Published on Jun 21, 2022 05:03 PM IST
For the first time since Russia's invasion of Ukraine, Zelensky's troops launched missile strikes on three gas rigs of Russia in Crimea. Ukraine forces launched an attack on Chornomornaftogaz’s drilling rigs among 2 in the Black Sea, south of Odesa in Russia-annexed Crimean Peninsula. Sergey Aksyonov, head of occupied Crimea said, “Seven people were missing and three injured after the strikes. A rescue operation with the participation of patrol ships and aviation was underway.” He said three platforms were targeted, triggering the evacuation of 94 people on the sites, while 15 soldiers remained to guard them. Watch this video for more details.