The occupiers shelled Kharkiv and hit the library in Ochakiv, Mykolaiv region: there are wounded. Photo
Over the past 24 hours, the occupants shelled severa Kharkiv villages including Bohodukhiv, Kharkiv, Kupiansk, Chuhuiv and Izium districts. This night, July 21, the enemy also shelled the village of Novoosynove, resulting in a 56-year-old woman wounded and a house damaged.
This is reported by the head of the Kharkiv regional state administration Oleh Synehubov in his Telegram-channel. It is noted that as a result of shelling in Volvchansk and Chuhuiv districts, at least three private residential houses and outbuildings were damaged.
Seven private houses were also damaged as a result of shelling in Kupiansk. A 60-year-old man was killed and a private house and a garage were damaged as a result of tank shelling in the Kozacha Lopan settlement in Kharkiv region.
It is also reported that in the village of Petrivka, Bohodukhiv district, there was shelling that damaged an apartment building and injured two civilian men aged 69 and 52.
Over the past 24 hours, an unfortunate incident occurred in the village of Verkhniy Bairak, Izium district, as a 48-year-old man blew himself up on an unknown explosive object in his own yard. He was hospitalized in a mild condition.
Demining continues in Kharkiv region. During the previous day the State Emergency Service pyrotechnics inspected more than 9 hectares of territory and neutralized 57 explosive objects.
In the Kupiansk direction the situation remains tense, however, the Ukrainian military are reliably holding the defense. Over the past 24 hours, the enemy forces tried to conduct an offensive in the area southwest of Masiutivka, but failed and retreated with losses.
In the morning of July, 21, occupants shelled Ochakiv in the Mykolaiv region again.. This was reported by the head of the police of Mykolaiv region Serhiy Shaikhet.
This time the target of the invaders was the local library.
"Rescuers quickly localized the fire that arose as a result of shelling. Fortunately, there were no casualties.
Police and other specialized services are inspecting the scene and documenting the war crime of the occupants," Shaikhet said.
We remind that Russian occupiers shelled the residential infrastructure of the town of Kostiantynivka in Donetsk region on July 21 at dawn. Enemy shells killed two civilians.
During the night of July 21, Russian occupation troops also attacked Odesa region with missiles for the fourth day in a row. Launched from the sea "Kalibr" hit an agribusiness in the region. There is significant damage to hangars and equipment, with 120 tons of peas and barley destroyed.