Ukrainian navy claims one other six Russian ammunition websites in Kherson

A number of Russian ammunition warehouses and command posts in Kherson have been destroyed, the Ukrainian armed forces have mentioned.

Natalia Humeniuk, spokeswoman for Operational Command South, mentioned a complete of six ammunition warehouses in occupied Kherson had been destroyed within the final day.

CNN is unable to verify the brand new strikes however has beforehand geolocated a number of strikes by long-range Ukrainian artillery within the Kherson, Beryslav and Kakhovka districts.

A bridge over the Dnipro river — an essential hyperlink for the Russians to Crimea — was additionally hit a number of instances. Regardless of injury it seems to stay open to some site visitors.

The regional navy administration for Kherson mentioned Thursday that “there have been loud explosions and gunshots at evening in Kherson area,” together with in Beryslav, on the north financial institution of the river. 

Preventing continues alongside the border of Mykolaiv and Kherson areas, with the Russians making an attempt to enhance their defensive positions. The command mentioned the Russians had tried to counter-attack across the settlement of Lozove however with out success.

The command mentioned it had carried out 10 airstrikes in opposition to the enemy: “5 instances enemy strongholds have been hit, 3 times — accumulation of manpower and tools in Kherson area.”

The Ukrainian air power has continued to function regardless of Russian air superiority.

The Russians proceed to make use of missiles in opposition to town of Mykolaiv, in keeping with the regional navy administration.

“Russian occupiers fired seven S-300 missiles at Mykolaiv at evening,” the administration mentioned. A fuel pipeline and a warehouse have been hit.

“Villages positioned on the demarcation line stay underneath fixed shelling,” it added. 

“Because of fixed combating within the area, fields with crops and forest areas proceed to burn,” the regional navy administration mentioned.

Destroyed forests: In keeping with official info, greater than 230 hectares of wheat within the Beryslav and Henichesk districts, in addition to about 10 hectares of forest close to town of Oleshki, burned in simply the previous few days.

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