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Russians shell border village in Sumy Oblast with incendiary ammunition

Wednesday, 9 November 2022, 18:57

Russian troops have shelled one of the villages of the Esman hromada [an administrative unit designating, in this case, the settlement of Esman and its adjacent territories – ed.] in Sumy Oblast 20 times with incendiary ammunition on 9 November; a fire broke out in a maize field.

Source: Dmytro Zhyvytskyi, Head of Sumy Oblast Military Administration, on Telegram

Quote from Zhyvytskyi: "The Russians used incendiary ammunition during the shelling of the Esman hromada. One of the border villages was hit 20 times by a multiple-launch rocket system. 


A maize field caught fire as a result of this shelling. Fortunately, people were not injured. Details of the damage are being updated." 

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