Head of the Defense Committee of the State Duma of the Russian Federation Andrey Kartapolov expressed the view that Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky would have to answer for “a vile attack on Belgorod”.
“Zelensky will have to answer for the dastardly attack on Belgorod,” the parliamentarian said in his Telegram channel.
On Sunday night, the Armed Forces of Ukraine (APU) launched a missile strike “Tochka-U” with cluster munitions and Tu-143 “Flight” drones through the residential areas of Belgorod and Kursk. According to the governor of the Belgorod region Vyacheslav Gladkov, as a result, four people were killed, four more were injured, including one child. Three of the dead are citizens of Ukraine.
During a special operation on Saturday, Russian troops, as well as units of the LPR, took control of Lisichansk. This was announced by the head of Chechnya, Ramzan Kadyrov.
Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko announced an attempt by Ukraine to attack the objects of the republic and threatened to start retaliatory actions.
A series of pops occurred in Belgorod at night, private houses were damaged, there are dead and injured. According to Vyacheslav Gladkov, Governor of the Belgorod Region, the air defense system went off.
A series of explosions also took place in Kursk. According to Governor Roman Starovoit, Russian air defense systems shot down two Ukrainian Strizh drones over Kursk.