Weekend Reads Ukraine: dozens of Russian soldiers killed in Kherson, according to Kyiv
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© Sergey Dolzhenko/EPA/Maxppp After almost five months of war, the Kyiv Independent, thanks to his team, continues to inform without release on the situation in Ukraine. Thanks to the experience of his journalists in the country, he offers very informed coverage of events, as in the case of the recent purge at the top of the security and prosecution services, announced Sunday July 17 by Volodymyr Zelensky.
Ukraine-crise: Ukraine: dozens of Russian soldiers killed in Kherson, according to Kyiv
by Max Hunder and Pavel Polityuk
Odessa/Kyiv, Ukraine (Reuters) - the Ukrainian army said on Saturday that it had killed dozens of Russian soldiers and destroy two deposits of ammunition in fighting in the Kherson region, Center From Kyiv's counter-offensive to the south and key area of Moscow's supply lines.
The rail traffic to Kherson on the Dnipro river was interrupted, according to the southern military command, which could further isolate the Russian forces west of the occupied and the East Crimean supply river.
War in Ukraine. In Kherson, the hope that the region will be "definitively released" by September
© Stringer / AFP The destroyed shopping center of Fabrika, in Kherson, Ukraine, on July 20, 2022. A Kherson official declared To a Ukrainian media that the region would be "definitively released" from the Russian forces by September. The Ukrainian counter-offensive gradually regains ground in the hands of the Russians. The region of Kherson , in the southern of Ukraine , will be "definitively liberated" of the Russian forces by September, said a local official this Sunday, July 24.
In recent weeks, Ukraine has used long -range missile systems supplied by the West to seriously damage three bridges on the Dnipro, insulating the city of Kherson and, according to British Defense officials, making the L 'Russian army stationed on the west bank of the river.
The southern command of Ukraine reported in a statement of more than 100 Russian soldiers killed and seven tanks destroyed during Friday fights in the Kherson region, the first big city taken by the Russians after the invasion of 24 february.
The first deputy chief of the Kherson Regional Council, Yuri Sobolevsky, asked the inhabitants not to approach deposits of Russian ammunition. "The Ukrainian army is unleashed on the Russians and it is only the beginning," he wrote on the Telegram
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Moscow announced a new drastic cup of gas deliveries to Europe, while kyiv hopes to be able to resume his cereal exports "this week ". © supplied by Franceinfo six months after the start of the conflict in Ukraine, Russia wants to increase the pressure on Westerners in energy matters. The Russian giant Gazprom announced, Monday, July 25, a strong reduction in gas deliveries to Europe , via the Nord Stream gas pipeline. For his part, kyiv is expecting a resumption of cereal exports "this week".
application the pro-Ukrainian governor of the Kherson region, Dmytro Butriy, said that the Berislav district was particularly affected. Berislav is located on the other side of the river, northwest of the Kakhovka hydroelectric power station. "In some villages, not a single house has remained intact, all infrastructure has been destroyed, people live in cellars," he wrote on Telegram.
Reuters could not verify this information independently. At the start of the week, administration officials appointed by Russia to lead the Kherson region rejected Western and Ukrainian assessments of the situation.
The British Defense Ministry also declared on Saturday that Russia had probably set up two floating bridges and a ferry system to compensate for the bridges damaged by the Ukrainian strikes.
The authorities installed by Russia in the occupied territories of southern Ukraine may be preparing to organize referendums on membership in Russia during the year and "probably constitute the population to disclose information personal in order to constitute voting lists, "he added.
(French version Benjamin Mallet)
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