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Russia says Two Ukrainian missiles have targeted the Kerch bridge, which links the country to the annexed Crimean peninsula.

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Russia's Foreign Ministry condemned on Saturday what it called Ukraine's "terrorist attack" on the Crimean Bridge, saying it put innocent civilians' lives at risk, and vowed retaliation.

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Videos on social media show plumes of smoke rising near the bridge, which is an important supply route for Russian forces.

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Russia's defence ministry said S-200 missiles had been used and shot down causing no damage. Ukraine has not commented on the alleged attack.

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The Kerch bridge was opened in 2018 and enables road and rail travel between Russia and Crimea. It is an important resupply route for Russian forces occupying parts of southern Ukraine.

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Also last month, two people died and another was injured when the bridge was struck by explosions. 

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Russia's Defence ministry said that Ukraine had targeted the structure on Saturday at around 13:00 (10:00 GMT).

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Earlier on Saturday, Russia said it had shot down 20 Ukrainian drones near the peninsula. 

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The bridge was partially closed and only fully reopened in February. .

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After Explosion: Moscow has Declared a State of Emergency.

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