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Intense battles are taking place in Ukraine's eastern Donetsk Oblast, President Volodymyr Zelensky said in a video address on June 8, amid reports that Ukraine's much-anticipated counteroffensive to regain territory is now underway.
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Ukrainian forces achieved some success around Bakhmut but suffered "significant" losses in personnel and heavy equipment, CNN wrote on June 8, citing U.S. officials. Although Kyiv's troops managed to overrun Russians in some areas, they encountered heavier resistance than expected, according to the report.

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Local authorities: Russian forces shell 6 communities in Sumy Oblast

by The Kyiv Independent news desk March 25, 2023 11:15 PM 1 min read
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Russian troops shelled six communities in the bordering areas of the northeastern Sumy Oblast on March 25, but there were no casualties or damages reported, the local military regional administration said.

The six communities that came under fire are Esmans, Znob-Novhorodske, Krasnopillia, Bilopillia, Nova Sloboda, and Seredyna-Buda.

Areas near the Russian border in northern Ukraine continue to suffer from daily Russian shelling.

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