Printed on Thu Oct 06 2022 12:49:27 AM

'More than 52 killed in missile strike on train station'

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The state rail company says more than 52 people have been killed and over 100 others wounded in a Russian rocket strike on Kramatorsk train station in Eastern Ukraine

Kramatorsk was one of the easternmost stations still operating in Ukraine, and the governor of Donetsk said thousands of people were there at the time, trying to get on to trains out of the area.

The head of Ukrainian rail said two rockets had hit the station. Kramatorsk was widely known as being one of the main evacuation routes out of eastern Ukraine. Details of trains leaving the city were being posted by local authorities.

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