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The Independent published this video item, entitled “Tank explodes in Ukraine’s Kharkiv region following Javelin strike” – below is their description.
Watch dramatic footage of a tank exploding in Ukraine’s Kharkiv region following a javelin strike.
The video, released by the 93 Kholodny Yar Brigade, shows an aerial view of a lone tank smoking, before combusting and exploding, creating a fireball and a huge plume of smoke.
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About This Source - The Independent
The Independent is a British online newspaper. It was established in 1986 as a national morning printed paper. Nicknamed the Indy, it began as a broadsheet and changed to tabloid format in 2003. The last printed edition was published on Saturday 26 March 2016, leaving only the online edition.
Ukraine is a large country in Eastern Europe known for its Orthodox churches, Black Sea coastline and forested mountains. Its capital, Kiev, features the gold-domed St. Sophia’s Cathedral, with 11th-century mosaics and frescoes. Overlooking the Dnieper River is the Kiev Pechersk Lavra monastery complex, a Christian pilgrimage site housing Scythian tomb relics and catacombs containing mummified Orthodox monks.