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By David Keyton, John Leicester, Associated Press
A regional governor says Russian forces control about 80 percent of the city of Sievierodonetsk — the main focus of the war now in eastern Ukraine.
By Yuras Karmanau, Associated Press
As the war in Ukraine grinds on its fourth month, the fight for the eastern Donbas continues. Relentless Russian shelling and Ukrainian counter-strikes have laid waste to vast swathes of the region. As William Brangham reports, the daily struggle for…
By William Brangham, Zeba Warsi, Teresa Cebrian Aranda
Russian forces pounded an eastern Ukrainian city and the two sides waged pitched street battles that Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said could determine the fate of the critical Donbas region.
By Bernat Armangué, Yuras Karmanau, Associated Press
Ukrainian forces battling Russian troops in a key eastern city appeared on the cusp of retreat. But the regional governor insisted Wednesday they are still fighting “for every centimeter” of the city.
By John Leicester, Inna Varenytsia, Andrea Rosa, Associated Press
Reinforced Russian troops backed by airstrikes pummeled a portion of eastern Ukraine on Saturday, blowing up bridges and shelling apartment buildings as they fought to capture two cities that would put a contested province under Moscow's control, Ukrainian officials said.
By Yuras Karmanau, Elena Becatoros, Associated Press
Russian troops pushed farther into a key eastern Ukrainian city and fought street by street with Kyiv's forces Monday.
By Elena Becatoros, Ricardo Mazalan, Associated Press
Ukrainian regional officials reported that Russian forces were “storming” Sievierodonetsk after trying unsuccessfully to encircle the city. The fighting knocked out power and cellphone service, and a humanitarian relief center could not operate because of the danger, the mayor said.
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