Some 788 cruise ballistic missiles have been launched from Russian or Belarusian territory into Ukraine since Moscow began the country’s invasion on Feb. 24, Oleksiy Hromov, a high-ranking officer of the Ukrainian Armed Forces, said Thursday.

Since the beginning of large-scale hostilities, Russian armed forces have carried out 487 missile strikes against Ukraine, the military official said, according to the Interfax-Ukraine agency. EFE