This was announced by the head of the Dnipropetrovsk Regional Military Administration Valentin Reznichenko on Telegram.
“A tense night of alarms and shelling. Two districts of the region, Nikopol and Kryvorizhsky, fell under the enemy strike, ”wrote Reznichenko.
According to him, Russian troops shelled Nikopol twice. 60 shells from the Grad MLRS flew into residential areas. According to preliminary data, people were not injured.
As a result of shelling, one house was destroyed, almost 50 were damaged. In addition, the strikes also affected about three dozen outbuildings.
“There was a fire in two private courtyards. Rescuers tame the flames. The shelling damaged the buildings and equipment of three local enterprises, as well as more than 100 solar panels. Two power lines were cut in the city. More than 3,000 Nikopol residents are without electricity. Emergency teams of electricians are working on the spot,” added the head of the OVA.
In addition, he pointed out, in the Krivoy Rog region, the invaders fired from the Uragan MLRS on Karpovskaya and Shirokovskaya communities.
“There is destruction of housing in Shiroky. A 44-year-old woman was injured. She was helped – she is being treated at home, ”Reznichenko said.
At 4 am on February 24, 2022, Russian President Vladimir Putin announced a “special military operation” in the occupied Donbas. Russia launched missile strikes on the territory of Ukraine and launched a direct full-scale invasion in four directions. The armed forces of Ukraine are rebuffing the enemy, the blitzkrieg plan – to capture Kyiv in two or three days – failed, the Russian army retreated from the capital. The Russian military commits thousands of war crimes and crimes against humanity throughout Ukraine.
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