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Russia attacks Kherson region, injuring woman and teenager

26 January, 2024 Friday
17:20

On the afternoon of January 26, the Russian army shelled Kherson region, injuring a woman and a teenager

This is reported by the press services of the Kherson Regional Military Administration and the National Police.

For example, a 51-year-old local resident was injured in the Russian shelling of Novotiahynka. She was taken to the hospital with an explosive injury. Currently, doctors are conducting an examination and providing assistance to the victim.

A teenager was also wounded during the shelling.

"The police special forces were on a combat mission in the Kherson region when Russian troops started shelling again. A few minutes later, they heard someone screaming nearby. It was a minor boy who was literally bleeding from a shrapnel wound to his leg," the National Police said.

Law enforcement officers called an ambulance, and before it arrived, they provided the victim with emergency first aid: they put a tourniquet on his leg, recorded the time and kept talking to the child. Doctors hospitalized the boy, his condition is stable.

The settlement where the shelling took place is not specified.

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  • On the night of January 26, the Russian troops attacked Kherson with S-300 missiles. A local resident was injured as a result of the enemy shelling.
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