Russia declares complete control of the eastern province

Russia claims control of Lysychansk

Defense Minister Shoigu announced that the Russian army and the separatists took full control of Lugansk province after capturing the city of Lysychansk in eastern Ukraine. “General Sergey Shoigu, Minister of Defense, reports to the Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces …

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Zelensky said Russia controls more than 2,600 Ukrainian towns

Zelensky said Russia controls more than 2,600 Ukrainian towns

Zelensky said Ukraine “liberated” more than 1,000 cities and towns, while Russian forces still control more than 2,600 towns. “Ukrainian forces have liberated 1,027 cities and towns, but Russia is in control of another 2,610,” Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said …

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Russia claims control of Lysychansk

Russia claims control of Lysychansk

Defense Minister Shoigu announced that the Russian army and the separatists had “complete control” of the city of Lysychansk in eastern Ukraine. “General Sergey Shoigu, Minister of Defense, reports to the Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation …

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Separatists declare siege of Lysychansk, Ukraine denies

Separatists declare siege of Lysychansk, Ukraine denies

The separatists say Russian militias and forces have completely surrounded the eastern city of Lysychansk, but the Ukrainian military denies it. “Today, the Lugansk militia and Russian forces have taken control of the last strategic positions outside the city. We …

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Chief of Staff of the Russian Army arrives in Ukraine

Chief of Staff of the Russian Army arrives in Ukraine

Chief of the General Staff Gerasimov visited units participating in the special military operation in Ukraine, nearly a week after Minister Shoigu’s trip. “The Chief of the General Staff of the Russian Armed Forces and Deputy Defense Minister Valery Gerasimov …

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