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 Ukrainian Troops Launched Offensive on Dzerzhynsk: Fighting Has Began in the Town - Donetsk Regional State Administration

The Ukrainian troops launched an offensive on Dzerzhynsk, the last town on the way to Horlivka. Taking control over the town will disintegrate communication between Donetsk and Luhansk.

In Dzerzhynsk ofthe Donetsk region the fighting has began. Thecity is shelled by heavy artillery. This was reportedby the press service of the Donetsk RegionalState Administration, reportsCensor.NET.

"Mines and factories are functioningin emergencymode. Minersare brought to the surface,"the Regional StateAdministration said.

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Dzerzhynsk is thelast stronghold of the militants onthe way to Horlivka that for more than threemonths has been one of the centers ofterrorists' concentration. Population of the town is more than40 thousand people.

Источник: https://en.censor.net.ua/n293452