Five people were killed, nine people were injured during the shelling of the center of Kharkov

11:34 30 August Kyiv, Ukraine

Today, on August 30, Russian occupiers fired artillery at the center of Kharkov. The number of victims as a result of shelling reached 5 dead and 9 wounded.
This was reported by the mayor of the city Igor Terekhov in the Telegram channel.

According to him, from 6:00 under fire Kyiv district of Kharkov, the Russians "beaten with cassette players" in the private sector. The central part of the city came under artillery fire. As a result of the shelling, one of the favorite places of Kharkiv residents caught fire, which one, the mayor did not specify. One shell hit a kindergarten, another one fell next to a five-story residential building. Terekhov also reports that a shell hit one of the preschool educational institutions in the city center.

Since the beginning of the war, the Kharkiv region has been regularly subjected to Russian shelling.
  • On August 19, Russian troops shelled Kharkiv, at least 5 rocket attacks were recorded in the city around 6 am, and one death was reported - a 52-year-old woman.
  • On August 18, shelling of two Kharkiv dormitories was reported, as a result of which 17 people were killed and 42 injured.. Among the dead was an 11-year-old boy. According to the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation, they housed foreign mercenaries.
  • On the night of August 12, the Russian military shelled Kharkov, the Dnipropetrovsk region and the part of the Donetsk region controlled by Ukraine. Then, in the Kharkiv region, a 51-year-old woman died due to shelling. A 58-year-old woman, two 62-year-old men, and a 23-year-old and a 54-year-old man were injured.