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December 2022

Casualties

In December 2022, there were three incidents of explosive weapon use recorded in Russia, one of which resulted in nine civilian casualties, one of whom was killed and eight injured. Civilians accounted for 41% of all 22 casualties, as 13 armed-actor casualties were also reported, seven of whom were killed and six injured. 

On 18December 2022, one civilian was killed and eight injured in Ukrainian shelling of the city of Belgorod.

Source: Pravda, Reuters, Mehr News Agency

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November 2022

Casualties

In November 2022, there were five incidents of explosive weapon use recorded in Russia, which resulted in 12 civilian casualties, six of whom were killed and six were injured. Civilian casualties included at least one woman. No armed-actor casualties were reported in Russia in November. 

The highest casualty incident occurred on 15November 2022, when two civilians were killed and five injured in shelling on Shebekino, Belgorod.

Source: Reuters, TASS

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October 2022

Casualties

In October 2022, there were three incidents of explosive weapon use recorded in Russia, which resulted in 19 civilian casualties, three of whom were killed and 16 injured. Civilian casualties included at least one woman and one child. There were no armed-actor casualties recorded in Russia in October.

The highest casualty incident occurred on 22 October 2022, when two civilians, one of whom was a child, were killed and 12 injured in alleged Ukrainian shelling of Shebekino, Belgorod.    

Source: Meduza, Prensa Latina, TASS

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September 2022

Casualties

In September 2022, there were two incidents of explosive weapon use recorded in Russia, which resulted in eight civilian casualties, two of whom were killed and six injured. There were no armed-actor casualties recorded in Russia in September.

On 12 September 2022, one civilian was killed and four injured in Ukrainian shelling of a Russian border post at Logachevka, Belgorod.    

Source: AFP

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August 2022

Casualties

In August 2022, there was one incident of explosive weapon use recorded in Russia, which resulted in one civilian, a woman, being killed. There were no armed-actor casualties recorded in Russia in August.

On 20 August 2022, a woman, a well-known public figure, was killed when an IED planted in her car exploded on the outskirts of Moscow. She was in the car with her father, Alexander Dugin, who was the likely target.    

Source: AP, the Guardian, BBC

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July 2022

Casualties

In July 2022, there was one incident of explosive weapon use recorded in Russia, which resulted in nine civilian casualties, five of whom were killed and four injured. There were no armed actors casualties recorded in Russia in July.

On 03 July 2022, five civilians were killed and four injured in a Ukrainian missile strike on Belgorod.  

Source: Crisis24, Reuters, Meduza

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June 2022

Casualties

In June 2022, there were four incidents of explosive weapon use recorded in Russia which resulted in 10 civilian casualties, one of whom was killed and nine injured. Civilians accounted for 77% of the total 13 casualties, as three armed actors were also injured in June. 

The highest casualty incident occurred on 14 June 2022, when six civilians were injured in Ukrainian shelling of Klintsy, Bryansk. Houses and a military base were damaged in the attack.  

Source: Reuters, Reuters II, NewsWeek

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May 2022

Casualties

In May 2022, there were seven incidents of explosive weapon use recorded in Russia which resulted in 10 civilian casualties, three of whom were killed and seven injured. At least one woman was recorded among the civilian casualties. There were no recorded armed-actor casualties in May. 

The highest casualty incident occurred on 11 May 2022, when one civilian was killed and three injured in Ukrainian shelling on Belgorod.  

Source: Pravda, Times Now, NewsWeek

 

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April 2022

Casualties

In April 2022, there was one incident of explosive weapon use recorded in Russia that resulted in two civilian casualties. There were no recorded armed actor casualties.

On 25 April 2022, two civilians were injured in Ukrainian shelling of Russia’s Belgorod region. 

Sources: Reuters 

 

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December 2021

CASUALTIES

In December 2021, there was one incident of explosive weapon use recorded in Russia, which resulted in 12 civilian casualties (reportedly including at least seven children). On 13 December 2021, twelve people were injured when an improvised explosive device was detonated in the school of an Orthodox Christian convent in Serpukhov, Moscow. A student of the school was the suspected perpetrator of the attack. 

Sources: AP, Tasnim News Agency

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August 2021

There was one incident of explosive weapon use in Russia in August 2021, resulting in the death of three civilians. On 21 August, a man and two teenage boys were killed when a homemade grenade was detonated in their house. 

Sources: Mehr News Agency, Alghadeer TV Channel