7 killed, 6 injured in Russia’s attack on Bakhmut

7 killed, 6 injured in Russia’s attack on Bakhmut

Law enforcement officers have opened criminal proceedings over Russian strikes on the town of Bakhmut, Donetsk region, resulting in seven people killed and six more injured.

As the Prosecutor General’s Office informs, the Russian army hit the central part of the town of Bakhmut on August 10, killing seven civilians and injuring six more. Shops, private houses and high-rise buildings were damaged.

Fires ravage the town. Complete data on the killed and injured, as well as the number of destroyed houses are being specified.

According to preliminary data, the enemy once again used Uragan MLRS against the civilian population.

A pre-trial investigation is conducted in criminal proceedings over violation of the laws and customs of war (Part 2 of Article 438 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine).

Earlier, the Donetsk region department of the State Emergency Service informed that two injured civilians had been hospitalized due to Russian strikes on Bakhmut.

Photo credit: gp.gov.ua


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