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Russia struck over 100 Ukrainian settlements yesterday

Russia struck over 100 Ukrainian settlements yesterday Illustrative image (Getty Images)
Author: Liliana Oleniak

Over the past 24 hours, on July 4, Russian troops shelled 13 regions of Ukraine. Over a hundred localities came under Russian attack, according to the Military Media Center.

Russia fired at the Ukrainian settlements with mortars, tanks, artillery, multiple launch rocket systems (MLRS), UAVs, anti-aircraft missile systems, and tactical aircraft.

The Russian attack hit 112 settlements and 157 infrastructure facilities.

"There are killed and wounded among the civilians, the number of victims is being clarified," adds the Military Media Center.

Russian shelling of Ukraine on July 5

On the night of July 5, Russians used 32 Shahed-131/136 attack UAVs against Ukraine. The drones were launched from the Kursk and Primorsko-Akhtarsk regions of the Russian Federation.

Aviation, anti-aircraft missile units of the Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, mobile fire groups of the Ukrainian Defense Forces, and electronic warfare units were involved in repelling the Russian attack.

In total, all 32 Shaheds were destroyed.