8/18, 10:56 PM (Source: TeleTrader)
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Explosions spotted near biggest Russian airbase in Crimea

Explosions were spotted near the Belbek military airbase, the biggest Russian airbase in Crimea, shared leader of Crimean Tatar people Refat Chubarov on his Telegram account on Thursday. In addition, Russian army veteran Igor Girkin said on his social media account that an attack has been carried out on the airbase.

Meanwhile, Sevastopol Governor Mikhail Razvozhaev wrote on his Telegram account that "according to preliminary data, an unmanned aerial vehicle was shot down near the Belbek airport by means of air defense," adding that no damage was done.

No further details were given and an official confirmation is yet to be made from either Russian or Ukrainian higher-ups.

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