Latest news from Ukraine.  Kyiv: Moscow wants to connect Central Zaporizhia with Crimea

Latest news from Ukraine. Kyiv: Moscow wants to connect Central Zaporizhia with Crimea

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Russian troops resume the offensive against Donetsk

According to the General Staff of the Ukrainian Army, the Russians are trying to resume the offensive in that direction Donetsk-Pisky, in eastern Ukraine. Attacks also continue in the Mineralne-Avdiivka directions, “but they suffered casualties and retreated.” In the direction of Kharkiv, there were shelling with tanks, barrels and jet artillery against the settlements of Udy, Dementiyivka, Nove, Pitomnyk, Ruski Tyshki, Peremoha, Verkhnii Saltiv, Stariy Saltiv, Mospanove, Stara Hnylytsia, Husarivka, Korobo Pyatihirske and Shevelivka. In the direction of Slavyansk, the Velika Komyshuvakha, Dmytrivka, Karnaukhivka, Dovgenki, Virnopill, Nova Dmitrivka, Bogorodichny and Dolyna areas were bombed.

Ukraine, evacuation of civilians from Donetsk region