August 11, 2022
Missiles Against a Military Base and China's Declaration: Understand the 18th Day of the Ukrainian War

Missiles Against a Military Base and China’s Declaration: Understand the 18th Day of the Ukrainian War

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Wounded in a missile attack on a Ukrainian military base

Sunday (13/3) witnessed one of the most significant attacks in the 18 days of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Missiles hit a military base in the west of the country, Only 10 kilometers from the border with Poland, a member of NATO (NATO, Western Military Alliance).

Ukraine says up to 30 missiles were fired at the International Peacekeeping and Security Center (IPSC) in Yavoriv, ​​in the Lviv region.

The country’s authorities say at least 35 people have been killed and 134 wounded.

The Russian government gave various numbers and announced that the attack had killed “up to 180 foreign mercenaries”.