Attack on school in Lugansk leaves 2 dead, governor denounces

Militar ucraniano toma posição em uma zona entre as áreas de Lugansk e Donetsk

Ukrainian military takes position in a zone between Lugansk and Donetsk areas )| Photo: EFE/EPA/STR

The governor of Lugansk, in eastern Ukraine, Serhiy Gaidai, denounced this Sunday that at least two people died in a Russian attack on a school used as a refuge in the region, which still left dozens of people missing. 263037″Probably, the people who are buried, died”, lamented the head of regional government, in a message transmitted through of Telegram.

In all, about 90 people were sheltering in the school in the city of Belogorovka, which was destroyed because of the attack. According to official information, were rescued alive. of the place.

263037The educational center occupies an area of 76 square meters and operated next to the municipal House of Culture. Belogorovka is located in the breakaway region of Lugansk, which is the scene of intense fighting between Ukrainian and Russian troops.

Ukrainian authorities reported this Saturday that new and intense fighting with Russian artillery took place across the Donbas region, where the breakaway republics of Donetsk and Lugansk are located, where Russia has concentrated actions.

263037According to Kiev sources, the troops of the country continue to defend the city of Poposna, in Lugansk, which Moscow claims is already under the control of its military.

In the south, the efforts of the Ukrainian command are focused on recovering the city of Kherson, which is in Russian hands.

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