Russian shelling on residential areas of Kherson in south Ukraine in a single day wounded virtually a dozen folks together with a nine-month-old child, native authorities mentioned Sunday.
Ukraine took again the regional capital of Kherson in November 2022, however the southern metropolis stays inside attain of Russian fireplace.
“Kherson skilled one other horrible night time” as Russian forces “repeatedly shelled town and settlements,” regional governor Oleksandr Prokudin mentioned.
“Eleven residents have been injured. A 27-year-old girl and her nine-month-old daughter have been hospitalised in average situation,” he added.
Prokudin posted a video displaying a residential constructing with home windows and partitions shattered over a number of flooring.
Among the many wounded was a 33-year-old Crimson Cross medic who was hospitalized.
“Terror ways is what Russia believes in,” Presidential chief of workers Andriy Yermak mentioned on Telegram.
There have been 59 assaults recorded over the Ukrainian-controlled a part of the Kherson area, the governor mentioned.
8 missile and 34 air strikes, 37 artillery shellings on 🇺🇦 territories over 24 hours. Within the Kherson area, 11 folks have been wounded because of assaults, together with an toddler, his mom and a #ICRC medic. Personal homes and different civilian infrastructure have been destroyed and… pic.twitter.com/4NnbytEjPP
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