Emergency Crews Respond to Fire at Odesa Shopping Center

Firefighters battled a blaze at a large shopping center in Odesa that Ukrainian officials said was started by Russian missile strikes on May 9.

Video posted by Ukraine’s State Emergency Service on May 10 shows the overnight fire at the Riviera mall in Odesa.

Odesa Mayor Gennady Trukhanov said one person was killed and several others wounded, including guards, in the overnight strikes.

Natalia Gumenyuk, head of the press office for the Security and Defense Forces of the South, said that Russian forces had used Soviet-era missiles, according to a machine translation. Credit: State Emergency Service of Ukraine via Storyful

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