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Ukraine says counteroffensive has liberated four villages in Donetsk

By David L. Stern

12 Jun 2023 · 2 min read

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  1. Ukrainian troops claim to have liberated four villages in the eastern Donetsk region as part of their counteroffensive against Russian forces.

MUKACHEVO, Ukraine - Ukrainian troops pressing a difficult counteroffensive against occupying Russian forces said Monday that they had liberated a string of four villages in the eastern Donetsk region.

Those gains, if confirmed, would represent modest but politically significant territorial advances as the counterattack, which began in earnest last week, intensifies across Ukraine's southeast.

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