Russian collaborator killed in car blast in occupied Berdiansk, Zaporizhzhia Oblast

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Today, the Russian installed deputy chief of the traffic police in the occupied Azov coastal city of Berdiansk, Oleksandr Kolesnikov, was severely wounded in a car bomb attack in his hometown allegedly carried out by the Ukrainian partisan underground.

Later Russian government-funded RIA Novosti reported that Kolesnikov died in hospital.

The Ukrainian local news outlet RIA Melitopol reported that its sources in the law enforcement agencies confirmed the death of the collaborator.

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