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#Luhansk

# luhansk - Thursday 23 June, 2022

Russian army expands grip on eastern Ukraine in move to cut supply lines
# Luhansk
# Luhansk

Russian army expands grip on eastern Ukraine in move to cut supply lines

Jun 23rd 2022, 2:54 PM 7,576 Views 13 Comments

Russian forces have taken control of the villages of Loskutivka and Rai-Oleksandrivka.

# luhansk - Friday 27 May, 2022

Russian-backed separatists put pressure on Ukrainian strongholds in Luhansk
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Russian-backed separatists put pressure on Ukrainian strongholds in Luhansk

Updated May 27th 2022, 11:05 PM 17,689 Views 35 Comments
  • Ukraine’s foreign minister warned that without new foreign weapons, Ukraine would not be able to stop Russia from seizing two crucial Ukrainian strongholds.
  • At least 1,500 people have been killed in Sievierodonetsk since Russia invaded Ukraine on February 24, according to the city's mayor.
  • The European Union has not agreed on a sixth round of sanctions that includes an embargo on Russian oil.

# luhansk - Tuesday 24 May, 2022

Russia says fighting in Ukraine will continue 'until all the objectives have been achieved'
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Russia says fighting in Ukraine will continue 'until all the objectives have been achieved'

Updated May 24th 2022, 9:11 PM 37,636 Views 39 Comments

Kyiv has pleaded with Western allies to send more weapons faster and take tougher action against Moscow this week.

# luhansk - Monday 2 May, 2022

Russia plans to 'annex' Ukraine's Donetsk and Luhansk regions, US official says
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Russia plans to 'annex' Ukraine's Donetsk and Luhansk regions, US official says

Updated May 2nd 2022, 7:55 PM 57,413 Views 20 Comments

The evacuation of Mariupol was delayed today amid heavy fighting in Ukraine’s east.

# luhansk - Tuesday 22 February, 2022

Tom Clonan: By force or by diplomacy, Russia wants to re-take separatist territory from Ukraine
# Opinion
# Opinion

Tom Clonan: By force or by diplomacy, Russia wants to re-take separatist territory from Ukraine

Feb 22nd 2022, 5:35 PM 11,816 Views 17 Comments

Russia’s recognition of the breakaway republics’ ‘2014 borders’ represents a declaration of intent to re-take the region, Tom Clonan writes.

# luhansk - Monday 21 February, 2022

What does Russia's recognition of two eastern Ukrainian territories mean?
# Explainer
# Explainer

What does Russia's recognition of two eastern Ukrainian territories mean?

Feb 21st 2022, 10:29 PM 38,651 Views 22 Comments

Vladimir Putin this evening recognised the independence of the two regions.

# luhansk - Thursday 21 August, 2014

Russian aid convoy begins customs check after Ukraine border delay
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Russian aid convoy begins customs check after Ukraine border delay

Aug 21st 2014, 3:32 PM 4,148 Views 79 Comments

Trucks were deemed a ‘Trojan horse’ by Ukrainian authorities, a claim denied by Moscow.

# luhansk - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

Over 2,100 people killed in Ukraine violence
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Over 2,100 people killed in Ukraine violence

Aug 19th 2014, 12:00 PM 3,469 Views 38 Comments

Meanwhile, a Russian aid convoy is still waiting near Ukrainian border to be checked for delivery.