Russia strikes Kharkiv with guided bombs: two dead and 13 injured
Oleh Syniehubov (Photo: Valentyna Polishchuk/

On the afternoon of May 17, Russian occupation forces carried out airstrikes on Kharkiv, injuring five men, according to the head of the regional military administration, Oleh Syniehubov.

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According to preliminary data, Russia struck the Kholodnohirskyi district of Kharkiv twice with guided bombs.

As of 15:56, there were reports of five injuries, Syniehubov added.

Mayor Ihor Terekhov reported that fires broke out at the impact sites.

Around 15:15, explosions were also heard in Odesa, Suspilne correspondents reported. Journalists published a photo showing smoke rising. Local authorities have not yet commented.

UPDATED at 16:21: Syniehubov announced that one man had died, a fact confirmed by Terekhov, who added that four people were injured.

At 16:32 local authorities reported two dead and 13 injured.

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