| 6 December 2022, Tuesday |

French journalist killed in shelling in Ukraine’s Luhansk region – governor

Efforts to evacuate residents in the Luhansk area of eastern Ukraine were halted on Monday after a Russian shell struck an armoured vehicle, killing a French journalist, according to regional governor Serhiy Gaidai.

Gaidai wrote on the Telegram app that the shrapnel pierced the vehicle’s armour, killing the accredited French journalist travelling inside.

Gaidai provided a photograph of a press accreditation identifying the journalist.

  • Reuters