3/23, 9:21 AM (Source: TeleTrader)
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Russia claims destroying Ukrainian arms depot

The Russian Defense Ministry said on Wednesday it destroyed a large arms depot outside the city of Rivne in western Ukraine.

"On the evening of March 22, high-precision sea-based long-range weapons attacked an arsenal in the village of Orzhev, 14 km north-west of the city of Rivne. As a result of the strike, a large arsenal with weapons and military equipment of Ukrainian troops, including those received from Western countries, was destroyed," the ministry's spokesperson Igor Konashenkov (pictured) stated.

Konashenkov added that Russia also destroyed Tochka-U missile launchers in the outskirts of Kiev.

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