Russians strike public transport stop in Kherson, killing six and injuring 12

21 February, 04:50 PM
Russian troops hit Kherson (Photo:REUTERS/Lisi Niesner)

Russian troops hit Kherson (Photo:REUTERS/Lisi Niesner)

Invading Russian forces launched a strike on a public transport stop in the city of Kherson, causing multiple casualties, the Ukrainian military’s Operational Command South reported on Facebook on Feb. 21.

Twelve people were injured and six were killed in the attack.

"Kherson is under attack, most likely by Grad MRLS," Kherson Oblast Governor Oleksandr Prokudin wrote on Telegram.

"About 20 explosions (were heard)," he added.

Kherson's local media outlet Most wrote that missiles struck a residential building in the center of the city.

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