January 4, 2023, 19:08 – Public News Service – OSN

Interim Governor Zaporozhye region Yevgeny Balitsky reported five deaths during shelling of the Armed Forces Vasilevka. He announced this in his Telegram channel.

Evgeny Balitsky said that there were victims as a result of artillery shelling of the Ukrainian Armed Forces in the peaceful city of Vasilyevka in the Zaporozhye region. According to preliminary data, 5 people died.

In addition, 15 people were injured of varying severity, including four employees of the Ministry of Emergency Situations. One of the officers of the security service is in serious condition, the source said.

The Acting Governor said that the situation in Vasilievka is tense. According to him, there are continuous shelling. Emergency services are on the scene.

“The cynicism of the Kyiv regime once again knows no bounds: a destroyed residential sector, injured civilians of the city, rescuers pulling people out from under the rubble,” Yevgeny Balitsky commented on the situation on his Telegram channel.

Earlier, Russian war correspondent Andrei Rudenko spoke about the reasons why Ukrainian troops continue to strike at Donetsk. More about it read in material Public news service.