and Russian bombing kills 72-year-old priest in the yard near his church Khersonin southern Ukraine, the head of the Ukrainian presidency said, Andre Yemark.
“An ordinary house and a Russian missile… Unfortunately, there are people killed and wounded. Russian troops kill civilians in acts of terror they believe will go unpunished,” he wrote. Yermak On Twitter, in messages with pictures.
He added that during the incident, a 76-year-old woman was injured and four houses and the central square were damaged, among other things.
Bilozeka Located about 10 kilometers west of the city Khersonthe regional capital was liberated by Ukrainian troops in November, and parts of it were flooded after a dam on the Dnieper River was destroyed.
Since the Ukrainians recovered KhersonRussian troops regularly shelled the city and its surroundings from the left bank Dnieper Riverwhich is a natural obstacle to the advance of troops Kyiv.
They launched a counteroffensive in the south and east of the country in an attempt to retake territory held by Russian troops.