Latest News for: Donetsk


Russia Renews Assault on Key Eastern City as Advances by Both Sides Slow

New York Times 23 May 2022
The battle for Sievierodonetsk in eastern Ukraine represents another crucial point in the war, as both sides engage in a grueling war of attrition ... .

Over 300 People Evacuated From Ukraine's Mariupol to Bezimenne in Past 24 Hours - Donetsk

Urdu Point 22 May 2022
DONETSK (UrduPoint News / ... On February 24, Russia launched a special military operation in Ukraine after the Donetsk and Luhansk people's republics requested help to defend them from intensifying attacks by Ukrainian troops.

Fifty-Eight Civilian Objects Destroyed In Russian Attacks On Donetsk Region Over Past Day

MENA FN 22 May 2022
(MENAFN - UkrinForm) Over the past day, the Russians fired on 12 populated localities in Donetsk region, destroying 58 civilian objects. 'The occupiers fired on 12 populated localities. People were ... .

9 Russian attacks repulsed in Donetsk, Luhansk: Ukraine

Anadolu Agency 22 May 2022
The Ukrainian military said on Sunday it repulsed nine Russian attacks in Donetsk and Luhansk over the past day. Five Russian tanks, four artillery systems, 10 armored combat vehicles, two military vehicles and a drone were also destroyed, according to the Ukrainian General Staff’s latest update ... 24, according to UN estimates ... .

Fate of 2,500 Ukrainian POWs from steel plant stirs concern

Artesia Daily Press 22 May 2022
Sievierodonetsk is the main city under Ukrainian control in the Luhansk region, which together with the Donetsk region makes up the Donbas ... Sloviansk, in the Donetsk region, is critical to Russia’s objective of capturing all of eastern Ukraine and saw fierce fighting last month after Moscow’s troops backed off from Kyiv.

War in Eastern Ukraine Looks a Lot Different in Person Than It Does on CNN

GlobalResearch 22 May 2022
The Russian intervention in Ukraine began February 24 at the request of the Donetsk and Lugansk People’s Republics (DPR and LPR) ... war escalation against people in Lugansk and Donetsk, would extend to actual people like this woman, with the added compassion to at least listen to their stories! Can’t eat Biden’s weapons.

Ukraine's Armed Forces Repulse 11 Enemy Attacks In Donetsk And Luhansk Directions

MENA FN 21 May 2022
(MENAFN - UkrinForm) Russian troops do not stop trying to carry out the offensive operations in the Eastern Operational Zone in order to establish full control over the territory of Donetsk and ... .

Donetsk Fighters Searching Azovstal Steel Works for Ukrainian Troops

Urdu Point 21 May 2022
MOSCOW (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 22nd May, 2022) The leader of the Donetsk People's Republic said on Saturday that his fighters were combing the underground maze of the Azovstal steel ...

UPDATE - Donetsk Fighters Searching Azovstal Steel Works for Ukrainian Troops

Urdu Point 21 May 2022
MOSCOW (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 22nd May, 2022) The leader of the Donetsk People's Republic said on Saturday that his fighters were combing the underground maze of Azovstal steel works for possible hideouts, a day after Russia announced its capture ... ....

DPR: Surrendered Ukrainian troops from Azovstal delivered to penal colony near Donetsk

Ruptly 21 May 2022
Surrendered Ukrainian troops from Azovstal were transported to penal colony No. 120 to the village of Molodyozhnoe in Donetsk region ... Moscow launched a military offensive on Ukraine in late February after recognising the Donetsk and Lugansk People's Republics' independence (DPR and LPR) ... .

15 Soldiers Died Every Day Last Week From Donetsk Republic Alone

Anti-Empire 21 May 2022
Donetsk again updates its weekly military losses as it always does ... Donetsk and Lugansk are contributing only the minority of troops so if their losses were 25 killed daily then Russian ones could have been anywhere from at least time number to up to 4 times higher ... Or if Donetsk ...

Russian Forces Shell 54 Settlements In Donetsk, Luhansk Regions On May 19, Killing 20

MENA FN 20 May 2022
(MENAFN - UkrinForm) Russian troops shelled 54 settlements in the Donetsk and Luhansk regions on May 19, killing 20 civilians. That's according to the Facebook page of the Ukrainian Joint Forces, ... .
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Meeting of President Volodymyr Zelenskyy with representatives of the Ukrainian media, 4 April 2022.

'Hell' in Ukraine's Donbas as Russia piles on pressure, warns Zelenskiy

Post Bulletin 20 May 2022
Since turning away from Ukraine's capital, Russia is using massed artillery and armor to try to capture more territory in the Donbas, comprised of the Donetsk and Luhansk areas, which Moscow claims on behalf of separatists ... Russia has intensified its offensive and assault operations in Donetsk, the General Staff of Ukraine's Armed Forces said.

Troops who defended Mariupol steel mill registered as POWs

Artesia Daily Press 20 May 2022
Amnesty International said in a tweet that the POW status means that the soldiers “must not be subjected to any form of torture or ill-treatment.” ... Prosecutors said both pleaded guilty ... The governor of the Luhansk region said Russian shelling killed four civilians, while separatist authorities in Donetsk said Ukrainian shelling killed two ... ___ ... ___ ... .

12 civilians killed in Russian bombardment of city in Luhansk, Ukrainian military says

Egypt Independent 20 May 2022
But, they note, Russian forces do not appear to have made any headway on the main front lines in Luhansk and Donetsk in the past day ... If successful, they would also be closer to another objective.�the town of Bakhmut�in Donetsk, which has become a hub for the Ukrainian military as it tries to resupply its defensive positions.

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