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US: Russia has fired rockets into Ukraine

US officials release images they say prove Russia fired rockets more than 7 miles into Ukraine

US: Russia has fired rockets into Ukraine

WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. officials are sharing satellite images they say show Russia has been firing rockets more than 7 miles (11 kilometers) into eastern Ukraine.

The State Department on Sunday released images it said shows blast marks from where rockets were launched and craters where they landed.

The department says the images come from the U.S. Director of National Intelligence.

The four-page memo is said to shows strikes between July 21 and July 26. Officials say one image shows rockets have been fired more than 11 kilometers, or 7 miles, into Ukraine from Russian soil.


Updated : 2021-03-01 18:39 GMT+08:00