Russian-Terrorist Forces Shelled Hospital in Shchastia - Many Civilians Injured, One Killed

The militants carried out a artillery strike at the hospital and the Aidar battalion positions in the city of Shchastia in the Luhansk region.

Censor.NET informs, citing Ukrainian Pravda, that Aidar battalion commander Serhii Melnychuk reported by phone: "the shelling of the hospital ended about 20 minutes ago (about 12:25 pm - Ed.) lasting for a minute and a half or so." "One person was killed and 16 wounded - three of them severely. They all are civilians. Only one serviceman was injured," he said.

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According to Melnychuk, "there was heavy shelling today" committed from the direction of the villages and cities of Vesela Hora, Metalist and Luhansk. The hospital and nearby houses were damaged. Anton Nosov previously wrote on Facebook: "Heavy artillery strikes are being carried out on Shchastia starting from 10:30 am. A lot of homes, hospital and school were hit. There is a big rush in the surgical department (lots of injured). The combat is taking place on the outskirts of the city."

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Источник: https://en.censor.net.ua/n304413