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Movies circulating on social media Friday night time captured what are believed to be rocket assaults being fired on the Black Sea city of Mykolaiv.
Russian forces reportedly started focusing on the coastal city, which is close to the town of Odesa, and hitting civilian areas, according to a put up from native politician Vitaly Kim on Telegram.
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Movies posted on-line confirmed heavy rocket barrages with one tweet explaining that the town is underneath “mass attack.”
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Mykolaiv lies to the west of Kherson, which has already been taken by Russian forces and is believed to be an vital strategic place on the way in which towards probably capturing Odesa, a metropolis of virtually 1 million individuals.
The assault comes as Odesa’s mayor says Russian forces may quickly encompass the town on three fronts. The mayor believes his metropolis may quickly be utterly lower off from the remainder of Ukraine, according to Sky News.
Information of the assault comes hours after the Pentagon mentioned that Russian forces are constructing momentum as they inch nearer to the Ukranian capital of Kyiv.
“There’s Russian bombardment and shelling going on quite violently as we speak,” Pentagon Spokesperson John Kirby instructed reporters Friday. “And we do assess that the Russians are beginning to make more momentum on the ground towards Kyiv, particularly from the east.”