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The U.S. Embassy did not send a message saying that there "will be strong shelling tonight," and that Russians will target all civil activists after capturing the city and imposing martial law.

March 5, 2022 1:56 amby The Kyiv Independent news desk

The fake message was spread on behalf of US Chargé d'Affaire Kristina Kvien. This message is "fake and seems intended to inspire panic," according to press attache Daniel Langenkamp.

The Kyiv Independent news desk
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