World

Battles intensify for control of the Gostomel military airport near Kiev


Ukraine (AFP) 02/24/2022 18:57

Battles near the Gostomel military airport and in several towns in Kherson

  • The Ukrainian army announced the continuation of the fighting to control the Gostomel military airport
  • The situation is also “tense” in the south of the country, where fighting is taking place in the towns of Gnichesk, Skadovsk and Shablinka

The Ukrainian army announced the continuation of the fighting to control the Gostomel military airport near Kiev.

The Chief of Staff of the Ukrainian Armed Forces, Valery Zaloghny, confirmed that “heavy battles are taking place over the control of Gostomel airport” located a few kilometers northwest of Kiev.

He added that the situation was also “tense” in the south of the country, where fighting was taking place in the towns of Genechisk, Skadovsk and Chablinka in the Kherson region near Crimea.

Pictures posted on social networks show that he was apparently attacked by several helicopters.

Related Articles

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Back to top button