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Missile Strike Levels Ukrainian Apartment Building As Russia Steps Up Donbas Attacks

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy has accused Moscow of purposely targeting civilians in a missile attack that destroyed a five-story apartment block in the eastern Donetsk region. At least 20 people died when their building in Chasiv Yar was leveled on July 9. Authorities believe some residents are still trapped under the rubble. The cities of Kostyantynivka and Kharkiv were also hit by Russian bombardments

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