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Ukraine Latest: Russian Shelling Blamed for Blackouts in East

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President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said Russian shelling knocked out electricity in parts of eastern Ukraine as his troops advanced further in the region of Kharkiv, the country’s second-biggest city. 

A commander estimated that Ukraine has recaptured more than 3,000 square kilometers (1,158 square miles) with its counteroffensive in September. Ukraine took the town of Izyum and surrounding areas, a national guard serviceman said on national television.