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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 of the Donetsk region the fighting has began. The city is shelled by heavy artillery. This was reported by the press service of the Donetsk Regional State Administration, reports Censor.NET.

"Mines and factories are functioning in emergency mode. Miners are brought to the surface," the Regional State Administration said.

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Dzerzhynsk is the last stronghold of the militants on the way to Horlivka that for more than three months has been one of the centers of terrorists' concentration. Population of the town is more than 40 thousand people.

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