Ukrainian forces holding out in rubble of Severodonetsk under renewed violent attack on Wednesday of the Russian forces who look at it capture of industrial city as such key for their control of Luhansk surrounding region President Volodymyr Zelensky also acknowledged that the situation had been difficult while vowing to restore Russia’s gains.
all days battle for industrial city emerged as pivotal, with Russia focus in offensive may be in Hope of Investigation one of Its stated goals – in full capture Surrounding Luhansk Province on In my name or for me of Russian-speaking separatists.
Ukraine military You may have to withdraw back for stronger positions in The besieged eastern city of Severodonetsk, but they will not give up The city And fierce fighting broke out there on Wednesday, Luhansk region, governor said.
“The fighting is still raging and no one he is going to give up The cityeven if we have military It must be step back for stronger positions. This does not mean that someone gives up The city – number one will give up anything. But (they) may be forced to pull back,” Serhiy Gayday told Ukrainian TV.
“Expect amount of bombardment and bombardment of Lyshychansk and Severodonetsk to increase many timesmassive attacks in Severodonetsk and Popasna direction And try once again Cross the river Severskyi Donets to establish a bridgehead and further develop offensive, said Jedi.
He told Russia key Goal in Next days for capture Severodonetsk and completely cut off the strategically important route from the cities of Bakhmut and Lychansk.
“The battles You will be very fierce and will give up Everything they have to get the job done.”
“We have to achieve a full collapse of Our entire territory,” Zelensky said via a video link in event hosted By the British Financial Times on Tuesday.
In response to a question about French President Emmanuel Macron’s statements about the importance of not “humiliating” Moscow, he explained in Zelensky said Ukraine should be accepted as it implied some demands: “We will not be humiliated anyoneWe will reply in Good heart.”
Severodonetsk, Lyschansk and Popasna remain The hardest places, Zelensky said of late on Tuesday.
Moscow said its forces were advancing, while Zelensky said,heroic defense” of Donbass was continuous. Reuters was unable to independently verify the situation on Earth.
Since I paid back From Kyiv Kharkiv, Russia focused on The region Known as Donbass, composed of Luhansk and Donetsk provinces, which are closest to the Russian border.
Russia is close to its position goal of Complete capture of the heart of the eastern industrial zone of Ukraine of Coal mines and factories, as the Kremlin claims to have taken over of 97% of one of The two provinces that make up Donbass region.
Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said on Tuesday that Russian forces control almost all of the forces of Luhansk Province. And it seems that Russia is now almost occupying half of Donetsk Province, according to Ukrainian officials and military Analysts.
Moscow says he is engaged in a “special military Operation “to disarm its neighbor and “discredit” it.
Ukraine and the allies call This is a baseless excuse for A war that killed thousands and flattened and forced millions of people To escape.
‘the book of executioners
Zelensky said Ukraine will take off next Week A “Book of Executioners “explain war crimes in detail”. These are concrete facts about guilty people of tangible cruel crimes against Ukrainians”.
Russia denies targeting civilians in Ukraine rejects accusations that its forces committed war crimes.
Conflict has a huge impact on The world economy. Ukraine one of The world’s largest exporters of grain and western countries accuse Russia of creating a risk of global Famine closes the ports of Ukraine on the Black Sea. Moscow denies the blame and says Western sanctions responsible for Food shortage.
Russian attacks on agricultural sites in Mykolaiv region The global food crisis was exacerbated, southern Ukraine military he said it on Facebook on Wednesday.
“Those who He claims to be concerned about the world food crisis in fact Attacking farmland and infrastructure sites where fires are of He broke a great scale out”Southern Ukraine military he said it on Facebook on Wednesday.
conservative of The region Includes port of Mykolaev said that the bombing took place at the end of the week destroyed Warehouses in one of The largest agricultural commodity terminals in Ukraine.
Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said that the Ukrainian ports occupied by Russia of Berdyansk and Mariupol were ready to resume the export of grain. Ukraine says No such shipments from the lands captured by Moscow amount for illegal looting.
More than two weeks since the siege of southern city of Mariupol finished, TASS news The agency quoted a Russian law enforcement source as saying this over 1000 Ukrainian soldiers who They surrendered there and were taken to Russia for Investigation.
Zelensky office said two people Two were killed and wounded in Luhansk region in The past 24 hours, five civilians were injured in Donetsk regionFour dead and 11 wounded in Kharkiv region.
Russian forces shifted their focus to Donbass after failing to capture the capital Kyiv in Walk. Last month they were also move it back from the suburbs of Ukraine second city, Kharkiv. The city near the Russian border hit new bombardment on Tuesday.