Ukrainian army launches offensive in Kherson region
Ukrainian forces have launched an offensive in the Kherson region, with Russian invaders suffering losses and defending on unfavorable positions.
The press service of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine said this on Facebook, Ukrinform reports.
“As a result of offensive actions by units of the Defense Forces, the enemy suffered losses and started defending on unfavorable positions near Andriivka, Lozove and Bilohirka, Kherson region. Fighting continues. The Russian occupiers fired on civilian infrastructure outside the settlements of Prybuzke, Posad-Pokrovske, Blahodatne, Osokorivka, Novovorontsovka, Novooleksandrivka and others. With the help of S-300 anti-aircraft missile systems, the enemy continues to strengthen its air defense,” the statement said.
On February 24, Russia launched a new stage of its war against Ukraine – a full-scale invasion. The invaders are shelling and bombing cities, towns and villages of Ukraine, torturing and killing civilians. The United States, the European Union and other countries have imposed sanctions on Russia.