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Artillery kills 70 Ukrainian soldiers at military base, official says

Update : 01 Mar 2022, 16:27

More than 70 Ukrainian soldiers were killed after Russian artillery hit a military base in Okhtyrka, a city between Kharkiv and Kyiv, the head of the region wrote on Telegram.

Governor Dmytro Zhyvytskyy posted photographs of the charred shell of a four-story building and rescuers searching rubble. In a later Facebook post, he said many Russian soldiers and some local residents also were killed during the fighting on Sunday. The report could not immediately be confirmed.

Russian troops shelled a military base in the town of Okhtyrka in Ukraine's northeastern Sumy region, regional governor said. 

 

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