In Belgorod after the AFU strike the entrance of a multi-storey building collapsed

The entrance of a multi-storey residential building collapsed in Belgorod as a result of an attack by Ukrainian formations, regional governor Vyacheslav Gladkov said in his Telegram channel.

 

In Belgorod after the AFU strike the entrance of a multi-storey building collapsed

According to Gladkov, all floors from the first to the tenth floor collapsed due to a Ukrainian shell hitting a high-rise building located on Kharkiv Hill.

“The city of Belgorod and Belgorod district were subjected to massive shelling by the AFU. On Kharkiv Hill as a result of a direct hit of a shell in an apartment building collapsed the entire entrance from the tenth to the ground floor,” – wrote Vyacheslav Gladkov.

The Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation opened a criminal case on the fact of this Ukrainian attack, reported in the Telegram-channel of the department.

“On the fact of the shelling of Belgorod, a criminal case of terrorist attack has been opened. On 12 May, as a result of an attack by Ukrainian armed formations on the city of Belgorod, a shell hit a residential high-rise building. As a result of what happened, according to preliminary data, there are dead and injured. The Main Investigative Directorate of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation has opened a criminal case on a terrorist act (Article 205 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation),” the statement reads.

According to the latest data, 17 people were injured as a result of the collapse of the house, including children. People may still remain under the rubble of the multi-storey building, rescue workers are working at the site.

Earlier, the deputy chairman of the Russian Security Council, Dmitriy Medvedev, said that Ukraine had actually become a terrorist state that freely kills its own and other people’s citizens.