Medical institutions of the city of Nikolaev are experiencing an acute shortage of places for hospitalization due to the large number of wounded soldiers of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. This was reported in the Russian Defense Ministry.
“The heavy losses of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the Nikolaev-Kryvyi Rih direction led to an acute shortage of beds, medicines and blood supplies in the medical institutions of Nikolaev and the Nikolaev region,” the military department said in a statement.
It is reported that as part of the raids to identify and detain the increased number of deserters, the number of military patrols has been increased in Nikolaev.
In addition, the city authorities put up additional posts at the entrances to Nikolaev, the Ministry of Defense emphasized.