Kiev, Russian bombings on 22 cities in Kherson. Blackout lasting over 4 hours, power plants heavily damaged


By John

In a post on Telegram, the governor of Kherson announced that in the last 24 hours Russian troops have bombed 22 cities and villages in the region, killing one civilian and wounding eight others. Civil structures, apartment buildings, shops, gas pipes, buses and individual private homes were hit.

The Russian army attacked the Zaporizhzhia region 440 times in the last 24 hours, the head of the military administration said Ivan Fedorov, quoted by Ukrinform. «The enemy has launched air attacks, with drones, with MLRS», he declared, the enemy continues to try to advance in the Zaporizhzhia sector.

A significant deficit was recorded today in the Ukrainian energy system following Russian bombing, power outages in the country can last more than 4 hours at a time: the head of the Ukrainian electricity company Ukrenergo said, Volodymyr Kudrytsky, quoted by Rbc-Ukraine. Ukrenergo recalled that the restrictive measures are the consequences of Russia's six missile attacks against Ukrainian power plants in recent days which are currently unable to produce the necessary amount of electricity. Urgent aid is provided from Europe.