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Destruction of Dam in Ukraine Threatens Flooding in Battle Zone

Posted on AllSides June 5th, 2023
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Ukraine said Russian forces have blown up a dam at the Kakhovska hydro power plant in the south of Ukraine, causing a rise in water levels that threatens to flood villages along the Dnipro river. Ten villages on the western bank of the Dnipro and a part of the city of Kherson face the risk of flooding and people were urged to prepare for evacuation, the Ukrainian Interior Ministry said on Telegram. “Water will reach critical levels in five hours,” regional governor, Oleksandr Prokudin, said in a video posted on...

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