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Poland activates aircraft after Russia attacks Ukraine's west and Kyiv

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Poland has activated its aircraft to ensure the security of its airspace in response to Russia’s launch of missiles and drones targeting Ukraine’s Lviv region. The Operational Command of the Polish armed forces reported intensive long-range aviation activity from Russia, resulting in air and missile strikes on Ukrainian facilities. The mayor of Lviv stated that critical infrastructure was targeted, but no hits occurred in the city. Polish and allied aircraft have been activated to secure Polish airspace. In Kyiv, a series of blasts were reported, with missile fragments falling in the Desnianskyi district. Air defense measures are in place. This is a developing story.