Russia hits US-supplied weapons at train station in Ukraine: Ministry

Russia’s defense ministry said on Sunday it destroyed weapons and military equipment supplied by the US and other Western countries at a train station near the Ukrainian city of Soledar, state news agency TASS reported.

The Russian Air Force used “high precision air-launched missiles” in the attack, Russian Defense Ministry spokesman Major General Igor Konashenkov said.

He added that the strike also killed reserve units of the Ukrainian army.

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Moscow’s defense minister, Sergei Shoigu, said last week that the Russian military will consider any NATO shipment of weapons into Ukraine a legitimate target to be destroyed.

On Saturday, the Russian army said it had destroyed a large stock of military equipment from the US and European countries near the Bohodukhiv train station in the Kharkiv region.

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