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Ukraine Advances in South After Hammering Russians in Northeast

  • Comes just days after Russian retreat from Lyman in east
  • Kherson fight raises questions over Russia’s annexations
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Russia Will Lose Most of the Lands it Annexed: Bremmer

Ukrainian troops are unleashing a renewed counteroffensive in the southern Kherson region, adding to the woes of Russia’s President Vladimir Putin and his generals after last week’s territorial setbacks in the northeast. 

Following a relative pause in offensive operations in the south, Kyiv’s forces have struck again in recent days. According to Russian military bloggers, by Monday morning they had made significant inroads along the northern reaches of the massive Dnipro river’s western bank.