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Kiev bombs on houses, in pro-Russian Donetsk - the video
Residential buildings targeted by Ukrainian artillery in Khartsyzk, in the Russian-controlled part of the Donetsk region. There are no casualties, local authorities say
Shelling by Ukrainian forces hit the city of Khartsyzsk, in that part of the Russian-controlled Donetsk region - 30 km east of the capital. A residential building was completely destroyed, despite the intervention of the fire brigade.
The mayor of Khartsyzsk, Viktoria Zhukova, told local media that the town was shelled by artillery located in the Kramatorsk area, controlled by the Kiev army. Zhukova added that three Ukrainian rockets hit as many houses in the same area. There are no reports of deaths or injuries.
For the time being, no independent verification of the facts declared by the local authorities has been possible.