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externalEcology Ministry: Russia’s war has damaged third of Ukrainian forests since Feb. 24

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September 1, 2022 6:49 pmby The Kyiv Independent news desk

Ecology and Natural Resources Minister Ruslan Strilets said that about three million hectares of forests have suffered damage as a result of Russian bombardment and mine explosions. According to the official, the cost of harm to the forests and flora is estimated at around Hr 183 billion ($5 billion).

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