Four local residents are known to have been injured.
On the night of August 6 Russian troops Dnipropetrovsk region was shelled, four people were injured.
It is reported Office of the Prosecutor General.
It is noted that
the Russian military, disregarding the norms of international humanitarian law, carried out artillery fire from rocket salvo systems on residential quarters of the city of Nikopol.
“As a result of enemy shelling, four local residents received shrapnel wounds, one of the men was hospitalized,” the message reads.
More than 40 private sector buildings and high-rise buildings, farm buildings, a kindergarten building, and a children’s art center suffered significant damage. The gas pipeline was disabled and power lines were damaged.
Also, according to the prosecutor’s office, the village of Maryanske in the Kryvorizka district came under enemy fire. Private houses and power lines were damaged.
Prosecutors, police investigators, and experts are working at the scene. A pre-trial investigation is carried out in criminal proceedings based on the fact of violation of the laws and customs of war (Part 1 of Article 438 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine).
It is emphasized that there are no military facilities on this territory.
As UNIAN reported, in the morning the head of the Dnipropetrovsk regional military administration Valentyn Reznichenko said that as a result of nighttime enemy shelling of Nikopol, three residents were injured.
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