Ukrainian partisans blow up Russian checkpoint in Kherson Oblast

25 April, 12:00 AM
Oleshky town (

Oleshky town (

Ukrainian partisans have blown up a Russian checkpoint near occupied Oleshky in Kherson Oblast, inflicting multiple casualties on the enemy forces, Ukraine’s National Resistance Center said in a message on its website on April 24.

"The Atesh partisan movement conducted a successful operation on the temporarily occupied territory of the Kherson region; (Russian) occupiers suffered personnel losses," the statement said.

"An improvised explosive device was used to blow up the checkpoint. As a result, a detachment of Rosgvardia (Russian National Guard) was eliminated.”

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According to the report, the checkpoint was located near a military infrastructure site and was destroyed using an improvised explosive device.

The Ukrainian underground resistance movement is creating significant problems for Russian troops in occupied Ukrainian territories.

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