Man is killed as result of Russian night shelling of Kharkiv region
On the night of 26 December, the Russian occupation army shelled the village of Podoly, Kupyansk district, Kharkiv region, killing a civilian
This was reported by the press service of the Kharkiv regional police.
"On 26 December, at about 02:30, a private house was damaged as a result of a shelling of the village of Podoly, Kupyansk district. Rescuers found the body of a man under the rubble," the statement said.
Also, over the past day, Russian forces wounded another civilian. Thus, a 63-year-old resident was wounded in the village of Pishchane, Kupyansk district. He was taken to a medical facility.
In total, the Russian army fired artillery and mortars at more than 15 settlements in Kharkiv, Bohodukhiv, Chuhuiv and Kupyansk districts of the region.
Legal proceedings have been opened over violations of the laws and customs of war.
- The day before, the head of the Kharkiv Regional Military Administration, Oleh Syniehubov, said that the main goal of the Russian forces is currently to control Kupyansk-Vuzlovyi.