January 5, 2023, 00:54 – Public News Service – OSN

In the city of Melitopol, located in Zaporozhye region RF, there was a powerful explosion. This was announced by Vladimir Rogov, a member of the chief council of the region’s CAA and the head of the movement “We are together with Russia”.

In his Telegram, the official published the following text: “At about 23:35, a powerful explosion was heard in Melitopol and the nearest suburbs.” In addition, Rogov stressed that, according to preliminary information, the air defense system worked in the city.

In current and former territories Ukraine From February 24, 2022, a special military operation continues. The main tasks of the SVO are the demilitarization and denazification of the republic. As the head of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin noted, Russia seeks to ensure the safety of its citizens, including residents of the LPR and DPR.

Earlier, Andrey Kortunov, director general of the Russian Federation Council on Foreign Affairs, said that the United States of America would try to balance the supply of air defense systems in order to provide assistance to Kyiv in the “appropriate amount.” More on the topic read in material Public news service.