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TV tower in Ukraine’s Kharkiv collapses after Russian strike

A major TV tower in the Ukrainian city of Kharkiv was broken apart on Monday, an AFP journalist saw, after officials reported a Russian strike on the city.

Photos and videos showed the top of the tower breaking off and grey smoke billowing from the structure after Kharkiv Governor Oleg Synegubov said in a social media post that Russia had hit a “television infrastructure facility.”

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Agence France-Presse (AFP) is a French international news agency headquartered in Paris, France. Founded in 1835 as Havas, it is the world's oldest news agency.

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