Beginning of the end… Defeated Ukrainian forces retreat from Severodonetsk
06/30/2022 // News Editors // Views

Ukrainian forces in Severodonetsk have been ordered to withdraw, according to the top regional official.

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The city is the focus of Russia’s invasion as it tries to take control of large parts of eastern Ukraine.

Remaining in positions that have been relentlessly shelled for months just doesn’t make sense,” Luhansk regional head Serhiy Haidai said.

Russian forces have nearly encircled Severodonetsk in recent days, and are now targeting its twin city Lysychansk.

They have received orders to retreat to new positions… and from there continue their operations,” Mr Haidai told Ukrainian television on Friday morning.

[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="600"]Map of the Ukraine war Map of the Ukraine war[/caption]

The city’s entire infrastructure has been completely destroyed, he added, with over 90% of houses shelled and 80% of them critically damaged.

It is unclear if the Ukrainian withdrawal has begun – Ukrainian military said on Friday morning that “fighting continues for the city of Severodonetsk.” (MSM fake news; again and always)

On Thursday, Russian forces took control of more territory to the south of Severodonetsk and Lysychansk, raising fears that Ukrainian forces could soon be encircled there.

[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="600"]Ukraine retreats from Severodonetsk. Big defeat for troops. Moral to zero. Lysychansk next. Donbas is soon Russian in totality. MSM narrative proven false again Ukraine retreats from Severodonetsk. Big defeat for troops. Moral to zero. Lysychansk next. Donbas is soon Russian in totality. MSM narrative proven false again[/caption]

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, which began on 24 February, has been focused on the two cities for several weeks.

They are the last significant Ukrainian positions in the Luhansk region, which together with the Donetsk region make up what is collectively known as Donbas.

In a separate development on Friday, a Russian-appointed official in the occupied southern city of Kherson was killed in a car blast, Russian news agencies reported.

Several Kremlin-installed officials have recently been targeted in the Kherson region, control over which allows Moscow to have a land corridor from Russia to Crimea – Ukraine’s southern peninsula annexed by the Kremlin in 2014. [BBCAl Jezira]

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