December 2, 2023

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Energoatom: a blow to the South Ukrainian nuclear power plant

On Monday night, the Russian Federation hit the South Ukrainian nuclear power plant, Energoatom reports.

One of the missiles fell 300 meters from the nuclear reactors. After a powerful explosion, the building of a nuclear power plant was damaged by a shock wave, more than a hundred windows were broken, and three high-voltage power lines were disconnected. AT message Energoatom says:

“The shock wave damaged the building of the nuclear power plant, smashed more than a hundred windows. One of the hydroelectric units of the Aleksandrovskaya HPP, which are part of the South Ukrainian energy complex, was disconnected. Three high-voltage power lines were also disconnected.”

All three nuclear power units are operating normally. There were no casualties among the station personnel. President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky published a video from the moment of arrival in the industrial zone of the South Ukrainian NPP, it was published on the telegram channel of the head of state:

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