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externalUK intelligence: Russia planning staged referendum in Kherson.

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April 25, 2022 4:29 amby The Kyiv Independent news desk

According to latest British Defense Ministry update, the city is “key” to Russia’s objective of establishing a land bridge to Crimea and dominating southern Ukraine. Russia previously held an illegitimate referendum on the accession of Crimea into the Russian Federation in 2014 to retrospectively justify its land grab.

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