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More than five hundred civilians were killed in Kharkiv, the local governor claimed

At least 503 civilians have been killed so far in Russian operations in the eastern Ukrainian city of Kharkiv. Local time on Thursday, the city’s governor Oleg Sinegubov made the claim. News AFP.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

Kharkiv is the second largest city in Ukraine. Its location is about 40 kilometers from the Russian border. The city was home to 1.5 million people before the Russian offensive began. Kharkiv was a very important target in the ongoing Russian operation.

In a telegram on Thursday, Kharkiv’s governor, Oleg Sinegubov, outlined the damage. He claims that at least 503 civilians have been killed since the Russian-led invasion of Ukraine on February 24. Of these, 24 are children.

“They are innocent civilians,” Oleg Sinegubov wrote in the Telegram Post. We will not forgive them (Russia) for any loss of life.

Oleg also said that Russian forces fired 34 rockets and shells at Kharkiv on Thursday. One was killed and eight were injured.

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