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Ukraine says it hit Russian troop bases, key bridges in overnight strikes

They likewise struck numerous armed forces bases in the southerly city of Melitopol

Ukraine performed long-range strikes on Russian army bases and also 2 crucial bridges throughout the Dnipro river overnight, stated Ukrainian authorities on Monday.

The strikes struck the only 2 crossings Russia needs to the pocket of the southerly Ukrainian region it had actually inhabited on the western financial institution of the substantial Dnipro river, stated Natalia Humeniuk, speaker for Ukraine’s southerly armed forces command.

” The outcomes [of the strikes] are instead commendable, appeals the Antonivskyi and also Kakhovskyi bridges,” she stated on tv.

Ukrainian HIMARS strikes likewise struck numerous armed forces bases in Ukraine’s Russian-occupied southerly city of Melitopol in the very early hrs, eliminating soldiers and also damaging equipment, the ousted mayor stated.

” According to initial price quotes, a considerable quantity of armed forces tools was ruined,” Mayor Ivan Fedorov composed, on Telegram.

Reuters can not instantly confirm the authorities’ combat zone accounts.

Ukraine’s support priest stated 2 weeks ago that 50 Russian ammo depots had actually been ruined by US-supplied HIMARS numerous rocket launchers, which Ukraine began making use of in June.

At the time, Russia had actually stated that it was incoming a “unique armed forces procedure” in Ukraine to free it of nationalists, and also secure Russian-speaking areas. Ukraine and also the West remain to explain Russia’s activities as unwarranted hostility.

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