Russia's second-greatest success in the Ukraine war, after the conquest Mariupol. Moscow's troops took full control of Severodonetks, the largest settlement in Lugansk that President Vladimir Putin had not yet taken. This strengthens the eastern-west connection. From the country. "The Russian Federation has completely taken over the city. They want to impose their order. According to Oleksandr Striuk, the mayor of the region said that they have appointed a "commander".
Concerning the civilians and combatants trapped in the Azot plant industrial plant, the Ukrainian councilor stated that they had begun to leave the shelter. He stated that evacuations can only be made in the direction of Moscow-controlled territories, as it is not possible to evacuate across the front.
Ramzan Kadirov (the president of the Russian Republic of Chechnya) announced that 800 civilians had been "liberated" in this spirit. The airport is being used to liquidate the remains of the armed group. Telegram confirmed that their entire territory was under control.
Putin, on the other hand, announced that he would deliver to Alexander Lukashenko "in the coming weeks" a number of nuclear-capable, short-range missiles. The Kremlin chief stated that they will be "Iskander M tactical missile systems which can use either ballistic or cruise missiles in their conventional or nuclear versions."
Although the Minsk troops did not participate in the conflict during these months, they supported Moscow. According to kyiv, a "massive bombardment", using Russian missiles from Belarus, reached the Chernigov area on Saturday. According to the Ukrainian Army, "Twenty rockets were directed at the town Desna." Although there were no casualties, the attacks struck different infrastructures.
The latest clashes also saw the death of at least 80 Polish soldiers who joined the ranks in Ukraine. These "mercenaries", according to the Kremlin, were attacked in Donetsk.