Russian missile strikes crowded shopping centre in Ukraine – BBC News

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A shopping centre in the Ukrainian city of Kremenchuk has been struck by a Russian missile.

13 people are known to have been killed and dozens more injured. It’s feared the number who died could be higher.

Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelensky said more than 1,000 people may have been inside although later it was reported that many of them had escaped from the complex.

Sophie Raworth presents BBC News at Ten reporting by Nick Beake in Kremenchuk.

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