Explosions Hit Military Bases Deep Inside Russia As Ukraine Hints At Long-Range Strikes

Posted on AllSides December 6th, 2022
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Explosions hit two air bases deep inside Russia on Monday, including one that houses a key component of Russia’s nuclear deterrent, as Ukraine has hinted at the ability to hit long-range targets, according to The Wall Street Journal.

A fuel tanker exploded at an air base outside of Moscow, killing three, while explosions also racked the Engels military base in Russia’s Saratov region and damaged two of Russia’s nuclear-capable strategic bombers, the WSJ reported. While Ukrainian officials did not acknowledge responsibility for the strikes, in character with previous approaches toward strikes crossing into Russian territory,...

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