BREAKING NEWS: Russian commandant DIES after car bomb explosion in occupied Berdyansk, Ukraine

BREAKING NEWS: Russian commandant hospitalised after car bomb explosion in occupied Berdyansk, Ukraine

BREAKING NEWS: Russian commandant DIES after car bomb explosion in occupied Berdyansk, Ukraine Credit: Telegram @brdVP

Update (September 6) Russian commandant Artem Bardin has reportedly died Berdyansk, Ukraine, as reported on Tuesday, September 6.

Russian commandant Artem Bardin, who was hospitalised after a car bomb explosion in Berdyansk, Ukraine, has reportedly died in hospital.

This was announced to Russian news agency TASS on Tuesday by Vladimir Rogov, chairman of the public association “We are together with Russia”.

“Deceased, unfortunately, in hospital. We have such cases [of terrorist attacks] on a regular basis,” he said in response to a question from TASS.

Original (September 6) Artem Bardin, the city commandant of Russian-occupied Berdyansk, Ukraine, was involved in a car bomb explosion that reportedly ended up in his hospitalisation.

Video footage of the aftermath was shared on Twitter:

“In the temporarily occupied Berdyansk, a car belonging to the city commandant was blown up, after which a shootout took place. At least one person is in the hospital, the so-called “regional authorities” reported.”

Another Twitter user posted further footage:

“BREAKING The Ukrainian army just struck an area near an administrative building in Russian-controlled Berdyansk, in the Zaporozhye region.”

“The blast reportedly came from a car bomb, which targeted the commandant of Berdyansk. Authorities in Zaporozhye say this is a terror attack.”

“Social media post photos of the car of Artem Bardin, the “commandant” of temporarily occupied Berdiansk.”

“He was taken to the hospital. Russian media report that he is in serious condition.”

Local Berdyansk telegram channel brdVP stated:

“The occupier’s media reported that the car of the city commandant was blown up in Berdyansk. At least one person is in hospital.”

“According to the occupiers: ‼️Today, on August 6, in the very center of Berdyansk, near the building of the Military-Civilian Administration, the car of the city commandant Artem Bardin was blown up‼️”

“As a result of the explosion, the city commandant was hospitalized in serious condition. Doctors are providing him with the necessary medical care.”

“The explosion also damaged three civilian cars, in which no one was in them.”

The news comes after Russian-appointed head of the Zaporizhzhia regional state administration, Ivan Sushko, was killed in a car bomb explosion, as reported by member of the Zaporizhzhya regional state administration’s main council, Volodymyr Rogov, on Wednesday, August 24.

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