Russian Army Attacks Nine Settlements in Kherson Region

Written by Camilla Jessen

Jun.17 - 2024 7:54 AM CET

Photo: Mykolaiv State Emergency Service on Telegram
Photo: Mykolaiv State Emergency Service on Telegram
Over the past day, Russian forces launched attacks on nine settlements in Ukraine's Kherson region.

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Russian forces have targeted nine settlements in the Kherson region over the last 24 hours, resulting in injuries to two individuals and extensive property damage.

Oleksandr Prokudin, head of the regional state administration, confirmed this information via Telegram, as cited by Ukrinform.

Details of the Attack

The affected settlements include Kizomys, Antonivka, Shlyakhove, Prydniprovske, Tokarivka, Tyaginka, Novotyaginka, Olhivka, and the city of Kherson. The attacks involved both shelling and airstrikes, primarily targeting residential areas.

Seven private houses sustained damage in the attacks, along with a critical infrastructure facility, a gas pipeline, and a private vehicle. The assaults resulted in injuries to two residents.

In a related incident, Russian forces also targeted a brigade repairing a gas pipeline in the region, injuring one worker.