“There were whole pharmacies here, shops, that’s all that is here now, all this was not there, that is, it was all complete, nothing was destroyed,” one of the Russian fighters told the agency.
He noted that Ukrainian artillery deliberately targeted residential buildings. A kindergarten was also bombed, where an unexploded shell was found.
The city of Soledar in the DPR was completely liberated by the RF Armed Forces on the night of January 12. As noted in the RF Ministry of Defense, the liberation of the settlement is important for further successful offensive operations of the Russian army as part of a special operation.