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Russia hits US-supplied weapons at railway station in Ukraine: Ministry

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Russia’s defense ministry said on Sunday it destroyed weapons and military equipment supplied by the US and other Western countries at a railway station near the Ukrainian town of Soledar, state news agency TASS reported.

Russian air force used “high-precision air-launched missiles” in the strike, Russian defense ministry spokesman Major General Igor Konashenkov said.


He added that the strike also killed reserve units of Ukraine’s army.

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Moscow’s defense minister Sergei Shoigu said last week that the Russian military will consider any NATO transport carrying weapons in Ukraine as a legitimate target to be destroyed.

On Saturday, the Russian army said it had destroyed a large stockpile of military equipment from the US and European countries near the Bohodukhiv railway station in the Kharkiv region.

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