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One bomb destroys street: Russia attacks Kharkiv region on Easter, killing one person

6 May, 2024 Monday
17:23

Russia dropped FAB-1500 on the village of Monachynivka, Kharkiv region. This is the first time that such a powerful weapon has been used against the village residents

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Serhii Bolvinov, head of the Kharkiv Regional Police Investigation Department, reported this.

"Everything around us shook, as if an earthquake had started. The whole street was destroyed in one blow. Residents of Monachynivka village had to feel and see this. Russia launched a powerful weapon at people and their houses - a high-explosive bomb weighing one and a half tons," he wrote.

According to him, there were no more than a hundred locals left in this border village in the Kupyansk district and not a single military man.

"The Russians equipped the FAB-1500 with a special module so that the bomb could glide in the air after being launched from an aircraft. This is the first time a weapon of this power has been used against us," Bolvinov said.

Earlier, the head of the Kharkiv Regional Military Administration, Oleh Syniehubov, said that the bombardment took place on May 5. An 88-year-old woman died as a result of the attack, her body was found under the rubble of a private house that caught fire from the attack. In addition, a 34-year-old man was wounded in the village.

According to Kharkiv police, a total of 16 buildings were destroyed.

In addition, a man was wounded in the Kupyansk district in the village of Kivsharivka as a result of a Russian attack.

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