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A 12-year-old boy has been killed and a new child amongst a number of injured after Russia might have used a brand new sort of guided bomb in airstrikes on the northeastern Ukrainian metropolis of Kharkiv.

Local officers mentioned 4 kids together with a three-month-old child had been amongst 19 folks wounded within the assault on Wednesday that Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy condemned as “Russian terror”.

Volodymyr Tymoshko, head of the Kharkiv regional police, mentioned Moscow might have used a brand new sort of guided bomb, which he described because the UMPB D-30. “This is something between a guided aerial bomb which they (the Russians) have used recently, and a missile. It’s a flying bomb so to say,” Tymoshko mentioned on the web site of the strike.

Prosecutors in Kharkiv area reported {that a} 12-year-old boy was killed when Russian forces shelled the city of Borova, southeast of Kharkiv.

It comes as Prosecutor General Andriy Kostin informed Interfax-Ukraine that greater than 5,500 Ukrainians have reportedly been tortured by Vladimir Putin’s troops, whereas he claimed over 10,000 peaceable civilians are being held in occupied territories.

The Kremlin has strongly denied any allegations of torture or maltreatment.


Ukraine destroys 26 Russian drones in newest in a single day strike

Ukrainian forces shot down 26 out of 28 assault drones launched in a single day by Russia, Kyiv’s navy mentioned on Thursday.

The Iranian-made drones had been destroyed over components of jap, southern and southeastern Ukraine, the air drive added.

The Zaporizhzhia area’s governor mentioned on Telegram that two girls had been wounded when particles struck a residential neighbourhood within the regional capital.

Prosecutors within the jap Kharkiv area mentioned a restaurant, a retailer and places of work had been broken by particles from three drones.

The air drive added that Russia’s in a single day assault included a number of varieties of missiles. The navy’s southern command reported on Telegram that these launched from planes over the Black Sea had “lost their combat capability”.

Odesa area governor Oleh Kiper mentioned Russia carried out a separate missile strike later within the morning however that no accidents had been reported. He didn’t specify the goal.

Russia has launched common air strikes on inhabitants centres far behind the strains of its two-year-old full-scale invasion of Ukraine.

Tara Cobham28 March 2024 08:32


What is ISIS-Ok and why has it attacked Russia?

In the weeks main as much as the tragedy at a Moscow music venue on Friday evening, warnings had been relayed to Russia {that a} terror assault perpetrated by extremists was imminent.

At least 137 folks have been killed, whereas over 100 extra have been wounded with the jihadist group ISIS-Ok claiming accountability in a sequence of movies and messages.

Maryam Zakir-Hussain28 March 2024 07:00


George Galloway accuses UK of being concerned in Moscow terror assault

In the month after his return to parliament, described as a “dark day” for Britain’s Jewish neighborhood, Mr Galloway espoused conspiracy theories in regards to the Princess of Wales being useless and likened Israel to Nazi Germany.

Maryam Zakir-Hussain28 March 2024 06:00


Ukraine spy chief particulars assassination marketing campaign towards Ukrainians collaborating with Russia

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Ukraine ramps up spending on home made weapons to assist repel Russia

Ukraine wants any edge it may get to repel Russia from its territory. One rising vivid spot is its small however fast-growing protection trade, which the federal government is flooding with cash in hopes {that a} surge of home made weapons and ammunition may also help flip the tide.

The effort ramped up sharply over the previous 12 months because the U.S. and Europe strained to ship weapons and different help to Ukraine, which is up towards a a lot greater Russian navy backed by a thriving home protection trade.

The Ukrainian authorities budgeted almost $1.4 billion in 2024 to purchase and develop weapons at house — 20 instances greater than earlier than Russia’s full-scale invasion.

Maryam Zakir-Hussain28 March 2024 04:00


Moscow assault: Everything we all know to date about live performance corridor terror suspects

The suspects, recognized by Russian authorities as being from Tajikistan, a Central Asian nation bordering Afghanistan, had been allegedly picked up within the Bryansk area about 210 miles southwest of Moscow hours after the assault. Without offering any proof, Russian president Vladimir Putin claimed they had been heading for Ukraine.

Both Ukraine and its western allies, together with the US, have denied any involvement within the assault.

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Russia might have used new guided bomb to assault Ukraine’s Kharkiv, native officers say

Russia might have used a brand new sort of guided bomb in airstrikes on the northeastern Ukrainian metropolis of Kharkiv that killed at the least one individual on Wednesday, native officers mentioned.

The officers mentioned 4 kids together with a three-month-old child had been amongst 19 folks wounded in Kharkiv within the newest strikes since Russia‘s full-scale invasion of Ukraine in 2022, some of which have caused blackouts, including in Kharkiv.

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy condemned the attack as “Russian terror” and Volodymyr Tymoshko, head of the Kharkiv regional police, said Moscow may have used a new type of guided bomb which he described as the UMPB D-30.

“This is something between a guided aerial bomb which they (the Russians) have used recently, and a missile. It’s a flying bomb so to say,” Tymoshko mentioned on the web site of the strike.

Regional governor Oleh Synehubov additionally advised Moscow might have used a brand new sort of bomb, saying: “It seems that the Russians decided to test their modified bombs on the residents of the houses.”

Maryam Zakir-Hussain28 March 2024 02:00


Death toll in Moscow corridor assault rises to 143

The dying toll from the Moscow live performance corridor assault has elevated to 143, Russian officers mentioned.

Around 80 different folks wounded within the siege by gunmen stay in hospital.

The Friday evening bloodbath in Crocus City Hall, a sprawling buying and leisure venue on the north-western outskirts of Moscow, was the deadliest terror assault on the Russian soil in almost 20 years. At least 4 males armed with automated rifles shot at 1000’s of concertgoers and set the venue on fireplace.

An affiliate of the so-called Islamic State group (IS) claimed accountability for the violence, whereas US intelligence mentioned it had data confirming the group was accountable. French President Emmanuel Macron mentioned France additionally has intelligence pointing to “an IS entity” as answerable for the assault.

The up to date fatalities from Russia‘s Emergencies Ministry did not state the number of wounded, but health minister Mikhail Murashko said earlier on Wednesday that 80 people were in hospitals and another 205 had sought medical treatment from the attack.

Russia‘s Federal Security Service (FSB) said it had arrested 11 people the day after the attack, including four suspected gunmen.

Maryam Zakir-Hussain28 March 2024 01:00


Russia extends arrest of US reporter Evan Gershkovich after almost a year in jail

The 32-year-old US citizen was arrested in late March 2023 while on a reporting trip and has spent nearly a year behind bars. His arrest was extended until June 30.

Gershkovich and his employer have denied the allegations, and the US government has declared him to be wrongfully detained.

Maryam Zakir-Hussain28 March 2024 00:00


Russian spy chief makes bizarre claim that the US, UK and Ukraine were involved in Moscow attack

In a sign of the Kremlin’s growing desperation to tug its invasion of Ukraine into the Moscow live performance corridor assault, the director of Russia’s highly effective Federal Security Service (the FSB) has claimed that Kyiv, the US and the UK had been behind the incident.

The weird declare comes regardless of a department of the Isis terror group having claimed accountability for the assault and revealed graphic video footage of the taking pictures, and the US, France and plenty of different nations saying they believed the jihadists had been behind it.

Russia says 139 folks had been killed when 4 armed males burst into the Crocus City Hall live performance complicated on Friday night. Another 22 stay in a severe situation, together with two kids, officers say.

Maryam Zakir-Hussain27 March 2024 23:00