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Russian Troops Attack Mariupol City, 1,500 People Reportedly Killed

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TIRBUNNEWS.COM, KIEV – The city of Mariupol, Ukraine was destroyed by Russian troops.

This is said to be the worst punishment for the disobedience of the Ukrainian president since the Russian invasion began.

Reported by AP, Sunday (13/3/2022), bringing food, water and medicine to the port city of 430,000 has been very difficult.

In fact, evacuating civilians was hindered by relentless attacks.

More than 1,500 people died in Mariupol during the siege, according to the Mariupol mayor’s office.

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The shooting has even disrupted efforts to bury the dead in mass graves.

Russian troops opened fire on a mosque sheltering more than 80 children and adults in Mariupol, Ukraine’s Foreign Ministry said Saturday (12/3/2022).

Meanwhile, Russian soldiers are accused of looting a humanitarian convoy trying to reach Mariupol and blocking others, Ukrainian officials said.

Ukraine’s military says Russian troops have seized the eastern suburbs of Mariupol, tightening the siege on the strategic port.

Seizing Mariupol and other ports on the Sea of ​​Azov could allow Russia to establish a land corridor to Crimea, which it seized from Ukraine in 2014. (Serambi Indonesia/Nur Pakar)

This article has been published on with the title Mariupol City Beaten by Russian Soldiers, Death Toll Reaches Thousands

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