At least three people died and twelve others were injured. in the aftermath of a Russian airstrike launched last night on a high school and boarding school in the Chernigov region of northern Ukraine.
“Tonight, a Russian fighter jet fired missiles at high schools and boarding schools in Novhorod-Siverskyi, in the Chernigov region"Ukraine’s First Lady Olena Zelenska confirmed on her Telegram account.
"The rescue services are currently working on the site, but three (fatal) victims and twelve injured have already been confirmed."the wife of President Volodimir Zelensky added in her message, according to the Ukrinform agency.
Is about "a deliberate bombing. The Russians, who claim to be attacking only military installations, are waging a war against our children. In fact, they are waging a war against our future"Zelenska denounced.
The Ukrainian first lady recalled that, in early May, the Russian army burned down a historic gym in Lysychansk, in the Luhansk region, in the east of the country, which had been built more than a hundred years ago.
He also mentioned an airstrike on a school in Bilohorivka, also in Luhansk, which reportedly claimed the lives of 60 civilians. The basement of the school served as the only shelter left for residents in the area.
Zelesnka noted that 1,635 educational facilities in Ukraine were affected by Russian attacks and shelling since the invasion began on February 24 and 126 establishments have been completely destroyed.