The Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant outside the Russian-controlled city of Enerhodar in the Zaporizhzhia region of Ukraine. Photo: Reuters
The Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant outside the Russian-controlled city of Enerhodar in the Zaporizhzhia region of Ukraine. Photo: Reuters
Ukraine war

Ukraine: Shelling hits power lines at nuclear plant, both sides trade blame

  • Ukraine’s state power company blamed Russian shelling for the damage at the Zaporizhzhia power station, while Russia said Ukrainian shells struck the plant
  • Interfax reports say fire broke out and that power necessary for the safe functioning of reactors had been cut off

The Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant outside the Russian-controlled city of Enerhodar in the Zaporizhzhia region of Ukraine. Photo: Reuters
The Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant outside the Russian-controlled city of Enerhodar in the Zaporizhzhia region of Ukraine. Photo: Reuters
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