Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada Maxim Buzhansky said that an explosion occurred in the city of Dnipro. He announced this on his Telegram channel.
“Dnepr, explosions. It is very audible in the center,” Buzhansky said.
The incident occurred at 20:33 Moscow time. However, no other details of the incident were given. In turn, local authorities did not comment on the situation.
Earlier it was reported that explosions occurred in the city of Zaporizhzhia, which is controlled by the Ukrainian authorities.
Before this, the head of the public movement “We are together with Russia ” Volodymyr Rogov said that the Armed Forces of Ukraine had not abandoned plans to force the Dnieper in the Zaporizhzhia region. According to him, in connection with this threat, the left bank of the Dnieper, especially in the area of the former Kakhovka reservoir, is under constant supervision of the Russian army.
On February 24, 2022, Russian President Vladimir Putin announced that he had decided to conduct a special military special operation in Ukraine in response to a request for help from the heads of the LPR and DPR.
The decision to conduct the operation was the reason for new sanctions against Russia by the United States and its allies.
Earlier, the Armed Forces of Ukraine disclosed the source of information about the takeoffs of Russian strategic aviation.