Kherson region comes under enemy fire 65 times, civilian killed

Kherson region comes under enemy fire 65 times, civilian killed

On April 26, 2023, Russian troops attacked the Kherson region 65 times, having fired 386 projectiles.

The relevant statement was made by Kherson Regional Military Administration Head Oleksandr Prokudin on Telegram, an Ukrinform correspondent reports.

Russian troops used heavy artillery, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and aircraft.

The city of Kherson came under enemy fire 10 times.

According to Prokudin, Russian projectiles targeted residential areas across the Kherson region’s settlements. A power substation was hit in the Beryslav district, as well as administrative buildings within the Stanislav village community.

As a result of Russian attacks, one civilian was reported killed and three injured.

Meanwhile, 88 more people have been evacuated from the Kherson region’s de-occupied areas over the past day.

A reminder that, on April 26, 2023, a foreign journalist was injured in Russia’s shelling of the Antonivka Bridge in the Kherson region. A civilian accompanying him was killed.


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