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Russians fire mortars and artillery in Sumy and Chernihiv regions

On September 1, Russian troops continued to bombard the border areas of Sumy and Chernihiv regions in northern Ukraine with mortars, tubes and rockets from their territory.

As informed by the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine, the communities of Krasnopillia, Esman, Nova Sloboda, Znob-Novhorodske of the Sumy region and the communities of Novhorod-Siverskyi, Horodnya and Snovsk of the Chernihiv region have came under enemy fire.

Yesterday afternoon, the Russians twice hit the territory of the Krasnopillia community with 122 mm tube artillery, more than 50 explosions sounded. The attacks were launched from the Russian colony of Poroz. A private house and two cars were destroyed.

The territorial community of Esman was under fire from the MLRS, 14 explosions were recorded.

The territorial community of Nova Sloboda was shelled twice with tube artillery, 20 explosions were recorded.

The enemy launched two tube artillery strikes on the Znob-Novhorodske community, more than 40 explosions sounded.

Novhorod-Siverskyi community came under fire from tube artillery, more than 20 explosions were recorded. The building of a health facility was damaged.

About 20 Russian shells hit the territory of the Snovsk community.

The enemy fired 120mm mortars twice at the territory of the Horodnia community, 10 explosions were recorded.

No casualties were reported.