As a result of a massive missile attack on Ukraine by the occupiers on September 21, 20 people were injured and 40 buildings were damaged.

This was announced by Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal.

He clarified that at night, Russian troops fired 43 missiles at peaceful cities of Ukraine.

"As a result of this terrorist attack, about 40 buildings were damaged, two dozen people were injured," the Prime Minister said.

"Our rescuers have been providing all the necessary assistance since the morning. I thank them for their service. And I also thank our air defense forces, which shot down most of the missiles, which saved many human lives," Shmyhal said.

Destruction in Cherkasy after a missile attack on September 21 / Photo: Head of the Cherkasy Regional Military Administration Ihor Taburets.