Russian troops shell Zaporizhzhya city and oblast 16 times overnight

27 August, 02:09 PM
Consequences of shelling in Zaporizhzhia Oblast (Photo:REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko)

Consequences of shelling in Zaporizhzhia Oblast (Photo:REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko)

Invading Russian forces shelled the city of Zaporizhzhya and the surrounding oblast 16 times overnight, Zaporizhzhya Regional Military Administration head Oleksandr Starukh reported on Aug. 27.

At the moment, reports about damage and civilian casualties are being verified.

“Tonight, the enemy dealt another blow to the city of Zaporizhzhya and Zaporizhzhya Oblast,” Starukh said.

“The invaders attacked infrastructure facilities in the Shevchenko District of the city and near the center. A total of 16 incoming attacks were recorded. There is no information about the victims yet, reports are being verified.”

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In another incident, the head of the cultural department of the Center for Culture and Leisure of the Kamianka Village Council and her two children were killed during an enemy attack on Aug. 26.

That attack occurred in the village of Kamianka, Polohivsky District, Zaporizhzhya Oblast.

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