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Russian forces fire 11 rockets at Kramatorsk overnight

12 August, 2022 Friday
09:57

At around 2:00, Russian forces have shelled Kramatorsk, Donetsk region. They also targeted Kurakhove, where two men were killed and a woman was injured.

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Oleksandr Goncharenko, the mayor of Kramatorsk, informs about this on Facebook.

"The morning in Kramatorsk began at 2:00. 11 rockets hit the city. Houses in the private sector were destroyed. There was no information about the victims. The occupiers destroy everything in their path - the tactics of terrorists," Gorcharenko said in his address.

Also, Russian forces fired rockets at Kurakhove, writes the head of the regional military administration, Pavlo Kyrylenko.

"They hit a two-story residential building in the center of the city, damaged private houses and the Center for Culture and Leisure, where people - forcibly displaced people - were staying overnight. Fires broke out in the city due to shelling, and their residents were trapped under the rubble of destroyed buildings," the message says.

As of 8:00, a woman was rescued from the rubble and the bodies of two dead men were brought to the surface.

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