Ukrainian soldiers firing a howitzer M777. Archive photo
Ukrainian security forces used American M777 howitzers during the shelling of Energodar in Zaporozhye region, told RIA Novosti in the press service of the city administration.
Previously, it was reported by RIA Novosti on downed Ukrainian drone bombers over the territory of the Zaporizhzhya NPP, later, the Ukrainian troops opened fire on residential areas in Energodar. Reported the five victims.
“Action APU use American howitzers M777 155 mm caliber, the shots were fired from Nikopol”, – said the representative of the administration.
During the RAID, the Russian military took control of the Azov part of the Zaporozhye region, and all the Kherson region, occupying the major 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.