Three civilians injured as Russians shell Kherson region 47 times in past day

Three civilians injured as Russians shell Kherson region 47 times in past day

The Russian army shelled the Kherson region 47 times on Wednesday, February 21.

Oleksandr Prokudin, the head of the Kherson Regional Military Administration, said this in a post on Telegram, according to Ukrinform.

"Over the past day, the enemy launched 47 attacks, firing 156 shells, using mortars, artillery, MLRS, tanks, UAVs and aircraft. The enemy launched a missile attack on Chornobaivka. The enemy fired 34 shells at the city of Kherson," he said.

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He said that the Russian military had targeted residential areas, a warehouse in the Kherson district, and a cell tower in the Beryslav district.

Three people were wounded as a result of the attack.

As Ukrinform reported, on February 21, Russians hit a residential building in the village of Dudchany, Kherson region, injuring a 42-year-old local resident.

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