Operational Command “South”
Dear residents and defenders of the southern regions of Ukraine!
In the Kherson region, on the eve of a fake referendum, the enemy tried to intensify.
Attempts to carry out assault operations in the direction of Oleksandrivka and Tavriya were unsuccessful.
Attempts to seize Nikolaevka also turned out to be unsuccessful. Artillery fire from the general support of the enemy’s attack group was repulsed by artillery damage.
Our units have regained control over 8 settlements in the Kherson region from the standpoint of observation posts.
The accumulation of manpower and equipment in the area of Kiselivka for the further attack on Posad-Pokrovske was hit by fire by our units. Having suffered heavy losses, the enemy retreated towards Chornobaivka.
The total losses of the enemy are 74 racists and 13 units of equipment, including 2 tanks, rocket-propelled grenade launcher, 6 units of armored and engineering equipment, 4 reconnaissance UAVs.
A missile strike was launched on Odessa today from Russia’s TU-95 strategic aircraft.
3 out of 8 missiles were shot down by air defense forces. The rest were included in the city’s infrastructure facilities, including a multi-storey residential building with civilians and a cemetery.
It is currently known about the death of 8 people, including 1 child, 18 people were injured. The work continues, the information is being clarified. There are no casualties at other sites.
In the Black Sea Operational Zone, the enemy naval group is about 20 units, including submarines equipped with Caliber cruise missiles. Blocking navigation, exposing the surface situation and air reconnaissance, they continue to pose a threat of missile strikes almost throughout Ukraine.
After 22.00, a rocket attack on the Odesa region from the sea took place again, enemy missiles fired in the direction of the South Port were shot down by air defense forces.
We emphasize the observance of the established rules and restrictions, do not expose yourself to danger, follow the algorithm of actions on air alarm signals, trust only reliable sources of information.