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Russia launches air strike on Sumy thermal power plant: details

11 April, 2024 Thursday
19:11

On the afternoon of April 11, the Russian occupying army attacked the Sumy Heat and Power Plant, which provides heat to 75% of Sumy consumers, with guided aerial bombs

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The press service of the Sumy Regional Military Administration reported the information.

"Today, on April 11, after 4 p.m., the enemy launched an air strike with guided missiles on the critical infrastructure of Sumy - the thermal power plant. All necessary services are working at the scene," the statement said.

Preliminary, no one was injured. The consequences of the strike are being clarified.

Russian forces also fired, likely using cannon artillery, at the Esman community in the Shostka district, resulting in two individuals sustaining injuries of differing severity. The victims were subsequently hospitalized at Hlukhiv Hospital.

  • On the night of April 11, Russian troops launched a massive air attack on Ukrainian territory.
  • A total of 82 air strikes were launched. Ukrainian air defense forces destroyed 18 missiles and 39 attack drones.
  • Russia destroyed the Trypilska thermal power plant in the Kyiv region.
  • In addition, the Russian army struck at least 10 times at the critical infrastructure of Kharkiv and the region, leaving 240,000 households without electricity. At the same time, the subway managed to reopen in the morning.
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