Russia’s air defence downs three missiles in Belgorod area

A minimum of one individual was wounded within the southern Russian area of Belgorod on Monday after Russian forces shot down three missiles, the governor of the area bordering Ukraine mentioned.

The falling particles had additionally introduced down some energy traces close to the city of Novy Oskol however the full scope of the injury was not instantly recognized, the governor, Vyacheslav Gladkov, mentioned on the Telegram messaging app.

“It’s recognized about one wounded, a person with shrapnel wounds to his hand,” Gladkov mentioned.

He didn’t say who he thought had fired the missiles however previously he has accused Ukrainian forces on the opposite aspect of the close by border of comparable assaults.

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Belgorod borders Ukraine’s Kharkiv area and has repeatedly come underneath fireplace for the reason that starting of Russia’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine a 12 months in the past.

Ukraine virtually by no means publicly claims duty for assaults inside Russia and on Russian-controlled territory in Ukraine.