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Russian-led forces damage 9 civilian homes in Donetsk Oblast

November 14, 2021 5:26 pmby Anastasiia Lapatina
(The National Police)

Russian-led militants on Nov. 14 shelled Nevelske, a village less than 4 kilometers from the demarcation line dividing Ukrainian-controlled and Russian-occupied territory, according to the Interior Ministry.

Three of the nine homes were completely destroyed. Two civilians were trapped under the wreckage, but were soon rescued uninjured.

On Nov. 13, two Ukrainian servicemen were injured as a result of shelling, the military reported.

Anastasiia Lapatina
Author: Anastasiia Lapatina

Anastasiia Lapatina is a national reporter at the Kyiv Independent. She previously worked in the same role at the Kyiv Post and has focused on politics and human rights, publishing stories about Crimea, Donbas, and Ukrainians in conflict zones such as Afghanistan, Syria, and Gaza. She’s currently finishing a BA in International Relations at the University of British Columbia in Canada.