The air defense system worked in Kherson

Views of the river Dnipro and Kherson. Archive photo

In the sky above Kherson deployed air defence system, said RIA Novosti in the emergency services of the region.

“Ukrainian troops launched another attempt to strike at the city a missile strike. The sky sounded about six explosions. According to preliminary information, all targets shot down”, — said the Agency interlocutor.

According to him, while information on damage and casualties were reported.

On the eve of the air defense repelled a massive attack on Kherson, the system worked a few times during the day. Ukrainian troops regularly shelling the city. In addition, the blows inflicted by Antonovsky bridge across the Dnieper. APU announced plans to completely destroy this building.

During the RAID, the Russian military took control of the Kherson region and Azov part of the Zaporozhye region, occupying cities such as Kherson, Melitopol, Berdyansk, Ukraine, and cut off from the sea of Azov. In both regions formed the new administration, is the broadcasting of Russian TV channels and radio stations are restored trade and transport links with the Crimea. The regions have announced plans to join Russia. In addition, eight years later, unlocked the North Crimean canal, the water flows back to the Peninsula.