St. Transfiguration Church, Okthyrka, Sumy oblast

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St. Transfiguration Church
General information
Building typechurch
LocationOkhtyrka, Sumy Oblast
Religious affiliation*Orthodoxy (OCU)
Date of damage2 March 2022
Damage degreeslight
*as for moment of shelling

On March 2, 2022, the Church of Transfiguration in the city of Okhtyrka, Sumy region, sustained damage due to shelling. The State Service of Ukraine for Ethnic Affairs and Freedom of Сonscience reports this event. In particular, the wall and windows were damaged. The church is an architectural monument of regional importance.