Russian troops have been shelling the town of Vuhledar in the Donetsk region since 05:00 on Tuesday, three civilians were reportedly killed in the shelling.
Regional civil and military administrations stated this in a joint report on the situation in the regions of Ukraine at 08:00 on May 3, according to Ukrinform.
In the Donetsk region, Lyman and Avdiivka are under continuous enemy fire. The evacuation of the population from the frontline settlements continues. The evacuation of people is also underway in Mariupol.
In the Luhansk region, the main efforts of the Russian army are focused on establishing control of Rubizhne and Popasna. Last night there was an intensive shelling of Rubizhne, and this morning there was a shelling of Novodruzhesk. Details of the casualties and consequences of the shelling are being clarified. Twenty people were evacuated.
Last night the enemy fired on Kharkiv. According to initial information, no one was injured. In the Kharkiv district, as a result of the shelling this morning, a fire broke out in one of the enterprises. Data on the injured are being clarified. Rescuers are working at the scene. In the Kharkiv region, the Russians fired on Zolochiv, Barvinkove and Derhachi. No casualties were reported.
The situation in the Kherson region remains difficult, with explosions and shelling recorded throughout the territory. The invaders continue to loot. The situation is critical in the temporarily occupied villages.
In the Mykolaiv region, on the evening of May 2, the Russians carried out attacks and struck the sea area in Ochakiv. Russian troops also fired on Mykolaiv. As of this morning, there are no casualties. Details are being clarified.
Last night passed peacefully in Odessa. In the evening, the enemy launched a missile strike, damaging a religious building and hitting city infrastructure and a residential building in Odessa. A 15-year-old boy was killed and a girl was injured in the attack.