Russian missiles destroy key buildings in Odesa, Ukraine.

The city council in Odesa said a "critical infrastructure" was hit by missiles.

Russian forces have attacked the city, the main base for Ukraine's navy, alongside other Ukrainian Black Sea ports such as Mariupol and Mykolaiv.

Oil facilities have been a focus of the attacks, which also destroyed a refinery in the central Poltava region, local officials said.

Odesa residents say there were left in shock.

"The windows were blown in, it was terrifying," said one resident, Vika, adding that her children woke up in a panic.

Reuters could not independently confirm the refinery's destruction.

The Sun newspaper brings you the latest breaking news videos and explainers from the UK and around the world

Become a Sun Subscriber and hit the bell to be the first to know

Read The Sun: www.thesun.co.uk
Like The Sun on Facebook: www.facebook.com/thesun/
Follow The Sun on Twitter: twitter.com/TheSun
Subscribe to The Sun on Snapchat: www.snapchat.com/discover/The_Sun/1633225139
#Odesa #Ukraine #Russia

Watch video on channel "The Sun"
Firefighters battle suspicious blaze at Russian aerospace institute.

Firefighters battle suspicious blaze at Russian aerospace institute.

FIREFIGHTERS battle blaze at major Russian aerospace institute amid claims of 'sabotage' behind infernos at strategic facilities during war with Ukraine. The inferno seen on videos is the latest at strategic Russian sites during the war with Ukrai...

1 4

Ukrainian troops blow up alleged 'Russian vacuum bomb launcher'.

Ukrainian troops blow up alleged 'Russian vacuum bomb launcher'.

MOMENT Ukrainian troops blow up alleged 'Russian vacuum bomb launcher'. In this harrowing footage from the Ukrainian Air Assault Forces, a huge explosion can be seen sending a flaming inferno up into the sky. It is unconfirmed if the footage shows...

1 8

Russian deminers carry out controlled device explosions in Lugansk.

Russian deminers carry out controlled device explosions in Lugansk.

RUSSIAN military deminers are clearing explosive devices from the territories of the Lugansk. According to the MOD statement, Particular attention is being paid to roads, areas adjacent to important life support facilities in the Republic, as well...

Topless Ukraine war protester crashes Cannes red carpet.

Topless Ukraine war protester crashes Cannes red carpet.

MOMENT topless woman runs onto the red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival to protest sexual violence in Ukraine last night. Wearing underpants stained red, the woman revealed her body painted in the colours of the Ukrainian flag. The woman screame...

Ukraine's Zelensky admits victory over Russia 'will be difficult to achieve'.

Ukraine's Zelensky admits victory over Russia 'will be difficult to achieve'.

UKRAINE'S President Volodymyr Zelensky today admitted victory over Russia will be 'very difficult to achieve', as Russian forces take hold of Mariupol's Azovstal steel plant. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said in an interview televised on...

1 19