Missile hits Ukrainian hospital, newborn baby dead
On November 23, the BBC reported on the war situation in Ukraine that a newborn baby died after a Russian missile hit the maternity unit. in Zaporizhia in the south of the country which is the site of the main nuclear power plant and the target of repeated Russian attacks on the mother of the newborn. The only woman in the maternity unit and a doctor were rescued from the rubble.
Ukrainian emergency services said Russian missiles hit the maternity unit of a hospital in Vilnius. near the battle line last night The city was under Ukrainian control. But Russia claimed the entire Zaporizhia region after a unilateral referendum in September.
On the same day, Ukrainian officials said 2 civilians were killed after bombs hit residential buildings in Kupyansk in the Kharkiv region that Ukrainian forces recaptured from Russia in September
The President of Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelensky, spoke after the two attacks. He accused Russia of trying to secure results out of fear and limiting what it could not achieve in its nine months on the battlefield.
During the nine month war, a number of health facilities were attacked by Russia. including an attack on a maternity hospital in Mariupol in March. with 3 deaths, and among them 1 child