Russia hits Kherson: one dead, nine injured
On Tuesday, April 18, the Russian army shelled the district of the central market of Kherson. Nine people were injured and one person died as a result
This was reported by the head of the President's Office, Andriy Yermak.
The official reported that the central market area of the city was bombarded by the Russians during the day.
"The shelling caused injuries to six people," the statement read.
According to Oleksandr Prokudin, the head of the Kherson Regional Military Administration, the Russian attack resulted in the death of one person and injured seven Kherson residents. The victims are currently receiving medical attention, and their condition is critical.
"The attack on peaceful Kherson residents is an act of terrorism by the aggressor state, as there is no military facility nearby," he emphasized.
The Kherson administration confirmed that the number of injured individuals due to Russian shelling in the center of Kherson has increased to nine.
On April 17, Russian troops shelled the Kherson region 57 times, injuring one person.
On April 16, the region was bombarded 46 times, including three times in the regional center.