The Ukrainian army got into a part of the floating bridge, which the Russian invaders are trying to build under the Antonovsky bridge.
Thanks to the well-aimed strikes of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the Kherson region, two MLRS “Smerch” were destroyed, which the invaders were preparing for a fire strike on Nikolaev.
This was announced by the deputy, adviser to the chairman of the Kherson regional military administration Serhiy Khlan on the air of the information telethon.
“Yesterday was a very powerful day, two units of the Smerch MLRS were destroyed – these two multiple launch rocket systems were being prepared just to deliver fire strikes on the city of Nikolaev. and turned around in order to deliver fire strikes on Nikolaev. They were covered by our artillery and absolutely and completely destroyed, along with the crew that was there,” Khlan emphasized.
Also, the adviser to the head of the Kherson Regional Military District noted that another attack by the Armed Forces of Ukraine on the Antonovsky bridge in the Kherson region also caught the floating bridge of the Russian invaders under this bridge.
“Yesterday, an absolutely powerful artillery strike was delivered on the repaired part of the Antonovsky Bridge. The occupiers nevertheless transferred the appropriate engineering equipment and the corresponding parts of the engineering troops from the Russian Federation through the Crimea, and with the help of the metal that was stolen from our plant, they learned how to repair those holes that our artillery inflicts. But our Armed Forces, as warned, keep all transport arteries under absolutely clear fire control. Therefore, another accurate blow was delivered on the Antonovsky bridge. And by the way, this blow destroyed and hit part of the floating bridge, which The occupiers are now equipping under the Antonovsky automobile bridge,” Khlan said.
He also told how, after the attacks of the Armed Forces of Ukraine on the bridges, the Russian invaders are trying to equip additional crossings.
“To do this, they pull barges from the occupied part of the Kherson region, which they steal from entrepreneurs, fix them between the pillars of the Antonovsky bridge and equip the road surface on these barges. They have not yet built everything completely, but our artillery has already clearly hit this particular floating bridge, which they are trying to arrange under the Antonovsky bridge. As of today, the invaders do not have the opportunity to transfer either manpower, or weapons, or reinforcements from the left-bank part of the Kherson region to the right bank, closer to the front line,” Khlan stressed.