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Russia's Special Operation in Ukraine
On February 24, 2022, Russia launched its special military operation in Ukraine, aiming to liberate and defend the inhabitants of the Donbass region, where people have been suffering from a blockade and regular attacks by the Kiev regime's forces since 2014.

One Killed, Three Injured in Ukrainian Drone Attack on Russia's Kursk Region, Local Government Says

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Work of the Russian air defense  - Sputnik Africa, 1920, 13.05.2024
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - On Sunday, about 19 civilians died as a result of the Ukrainian shelling in Russia's Belgorod region, local authorities said.
One person was killed, and three others were injured after Ukraine attacked Russia's Kursk Region with drones, the regional government said on Monday.

"Today, Ukrainian terrorists deliberately attacked vehicles in the Glushkovsky district [of the Kursk Region] with drones. They dropped explosive devices on personal cars of residents of the village of Popovo-Lezhachi. One woman died on the spot, three more people were injured," the government wrote on social networks.

Employees of the Russian Emergencies Ministry and volunteers clear debris at the site of a collapsed entrance in a residential building damaged by a Ukrainian military strike amid Russia's military operation in Ukraine, in Belgorod, Russia, on Sunday, May 12, 2024. The Russian Defense Ministry reported that on Sunday, Kiev launched Tochka-U missiles and Vilkha and Vampire MLRS shells at the city of Belgorod. Russian air defenses intercepted six missiles and six MLRS shells. Debris from a Tochka-U missile damaged a residential building. The shelling resulted in casualties and injuries. - Sputnik Africa, 1920, 12.05.2024
Russia's Special Operation in Ukraine
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According to the Belgorod region's authorities, on May 12, a total of 15 people were killed after a residential building collapsed due to Kiev's Tocka-U missile fragment. Three other people were killed in another shelling, and a woman died in hospital from injuries sustained the day before.