Russia artillery strikes Dnipropetrovsk Oblast

31 July, 01:07 PM
Russian invading forces shelled Nikopol (Photo:Valentyn Reznichenko via Telegram)

Russian invading forces shelled Nikopol (Photo:Valentyn Reznichenko via Telegram)

Russian artillery struck the Nikopol and Kryvyi Rih districts of Dnipropetrovsk Oblast, head of the regional administration Valentin Reznichenko said in a Telegram post on July 31.

"The Russian army continues to terrorize our cities and towns,” said Reznichenko.

“Nikopol’s residential areas were hit with as many as 50 Grad (multiple-launch rocket artillery system) rounds.”

According to the official, a 67-year-old man was injured in the attack.

A house was destroyed, with several dozen more impacted by the strikes, Reznichenko added. A school, a kindergarten, and several apartment blocks sustained additional damage.

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Emergency services are working to repair damaged water and gas pipes on site.

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