The Ukrainian army on Saturday launched a counteroffensive in the Izyum direction in the east of the country. This was announced by the head of the Kharkiv regional military administration Oleg Sinegubov, Ukrinform reports.
According to Sinegubov, “the Ukrainian military has already achieved some success, and the Russian troops have begun to retreat.”
At the same time, he called on fellow citizens not to immediately return to the recently liberated villages, since the threat of mines and unexploded ordnance remains.”
On the night of February 24, Russian President Vladimir Putin announced the start of a special military operation in the Ukrainian Donbas.
Following this, the Russian army attacked Ukraine. Ukrainian cities, including Kyiv, were subjected to missile and bomb attacks.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky responded by saying that martial law is being introduced throughout the country.
The Ukrainian leader also announced a break in diplomatic relations with Russia.
The Kremlin’s actions were condemned at the UN and in most capitals of the world.
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