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A body lies at the site of a Russian missile strike on Chernihiv, Ukraine, on April 17.

At least 17 people have died and several were injured in a Russian air strike on the city of Chernihiv, an attack President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said couldn’t be thwarted because Ukraine lacked “sufficient” air defenses due to dwindling supplies from allies, especially the United States, where politicians are deadlocked over a military assistance and aid package worth some $62 billion.

Vyacheslav Chaus, governor of the Chernihiv region, said the air attack by Russian forces came after an air-raid alert was declared at 8:50 a.m. local time on April 17. The number of people killed was raised to 17, including two who died in the hospital, Emergencies Services said. Sixty people were injured.

Chaus said three missiles were fired at almost the center of the city, damaging 16 residential apartment buildings, a school, and …

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