Russian shelling wounds nine, including children, in Mykolaiv Oblast

24 August, 04:53 PM
Shelling in the Mykolaiv Oblast (Photo:REUTERS/Umit Bektas)

Shelling in the Mykolaiv Oblast (Photo:REUTERS/Umit Bektas)

Invading Russian forces shelled the town of Novy Buh in Mykolaiv Oblast, injuring at least 9 people, including two children, regional governor Vitaliy Kim stated on Aug. 24.

The shelling occurred a about 4:30 a.m., causing a fire to break out on the roof of a two-story residential building and damaging several other houses.

In addition, at about 1:00 p.m., the village of Yavkin Starostinsky was also shelled, with several houses damaged. There were no reports of casualties.

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The villages of Vysunsk and Bereznehuvate were also shelled around this time, causing fires to break out. Information about possible victims has not yet been made available.

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