Russian shelling of Kharkiv Oblast damages local hospital, wounds paramedic

18 January, 01:52 PM
Russian troops shelled Kupyansk (

Russian troops shelled Kupyansk (

Russian occupation forces have again struck at residential areas of Kharkiv Oblast, regional governor Oleg Synegubov said on Telegram on Jan. 18.

He said that a local hospital in the village of Kivsharivka in the oblast’s Kupyansk district had been damaged by shelling.

A 51-year-old paramedic was wounded and subsequently hospitalized in moderate condition.

Synegubov added that the building of the Motor Transport Vocational College had been destroyed as a result of a rocket attack on Kupyansk.

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"Garages and other non-residential buildings in the town were also damaged," his statement reads.

“In Dvorichna, there are hits in the private housing zone.”

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