Update 2022-04-25: On Monday (25 April), Russian authorities claimed that at least two civilians were injured by Ukrainian shellings in the village of Zhuravlyovka in the Belgorod Oblast.
2022-04-19: According to Russian authorities on Tuesday (19 April), at least one person was injured by shelling from the Ukrainian side in the village of Golovchino in the Belgorod Oblast.
Heightened security measures and operations of security forces are to be expected. Ongoing armed clashes are to be expected. Travellers are advised to exercise high caution, to strictly avoid operations of security forces, and to follow instructions from security forces.