The accusations come after the Moscow-managed Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant in Ukraine — Europe’s biggest atomic facility — confronted frequent shelling in recent months, raising fears of a nuclear incident.
On Monday, “the Russian army executed a missile assault on the commercial website” of the Pivdennoukrainsk nuclear energy plant, Energoatom said in a put up on the Telegram messaging provider.
It introduced that a “powerful explosion” happened “just three hundred meters” (985 ft) from the ability’s reactors however they had been working as “ordinary”.The strike broken more than a hundred windows of the power station’s building, the nuclear business enterprise stated, posting images of glass shattered across the damaged home windows.
The organization also launched pix of what it said was a -metre-deep crater from in which the missile landed.
“Fortunately, no one some of the electricity plant team of workers changed into harm,” Energoatom stated.
“Russia endangers the complete world. We have to forestall it before it’s too late” Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelensky said on Telegram, reacting to the strike.