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by The Kyiv Independent news deskFebruary 19, 2022 3:40 pm

Russian state media claimed on Feb. 18-19 that two freshly exploded shells were found in Russia's region of Rostov about one kilometer from the border with Ukraine, implying that Russia suffered a shelling from Ukraine. In fact, the Ukrainian military is nowhere near the border: Those areas are under the control of Russia-backed militants.

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