Luhansk School Sheltering Dozens Bombed by Russian Forces, Officials Say

Ukrainian officials in the eastern Luhansk region said Russian airstrike on May 7 hit a school in the village of Bilohorivka, in which about 90 people were sheltering.

At least 30 people were rescued from the rubble, according to the head of the Luhansk Regional State Administration, Sergey Gaidai, who said that nearly all remaining residents of the village were hiding in the school at the time.

The State Emergency Service (SES) said two bodies were recovered from the debris before search operations were suspended. They were due to continue on Sunday, the SES said. Credit: Luhansk Regional Administration via Storyful

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