LIVE : Russia bombing cities to break Ukrainian morale - UK

Updated: Mar 6

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Mar 06, 2022 12:59 am

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Russian forces are responding to Ukraine's resistance by targeting "populated areas" in several cities, the UK defence ministry says. This bombing recalls tactics used in Chechnya and Syria and appears designed to "break Ukrainian morale", it adds


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