Russian troops shelled the village of Belozerka in the Kherson region, killing three people and injuring three others.
This is reported with reference to information from local residents. publicreports Ukrinform.
“On May 21, between 18:00 and 19:00, the Russian military shelled the village of Belozerka in the Kherson region… Among the dead were teenagers – a guy and a girl, a teacher. There are three wounded,” the report says.
Residents of the village reported that they heard two “arrivals” in the area of Khersonskaya and Sobornaya streets. Broken gas pipes. One of the wounded is a 12-year-old girl.
People also reported that about half an hour after the shelling, a film crew arrived in the village.
“The so-called international press has arrived. And now these nits (it’s hard to find other words) are filming their own movie,” says a resident of the village.
The explosions were also heard by the residents of Komyshan at about 6 pm, they say – “it flew from the side of the Naked Pristan and fell somewhere nearby in Belozerka.”
As Ukrinform reported, it is a common practice for the Russian army to shell settlements under its temporary control and blame the Ukrainian Armed Forces for the attacks. Usually in such cases film crews of propaganda TV channels immediately arrive at the scene.