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Ukraine warns of fierce fighting in Donbas as siege of Mariupol Iron and Steel Works continues

Authorities Ukraine reported this Saturday that fierce fighting is taking place in Donbassand the siege of the Azovstal steel plant continues, where the troops Mariupol and where, moreover, Kyiv believes that Russia is preparing a parade for May 9, Victory Day over Nazi Germany.

In its latest statement published by Facebook, the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine assured that the offensive continues in Donetsk and Lugansk. However, they claim that the country’s troops managed to repel eight attacks in both separatist regions.

According to the portal Ukrinform, in Khersonwhich is under the control of Russia, preparations are underway for the actual disintegration of the region.

In Mariupol, Russian and Ukrainian sources agree that 50 civilians were evacuated this Friday, although Ukrainian media say the Russian siege continues to try to infiltrate the Azovstal complex.

Meanwhile from Kyiv Vladimir Zelensky He urged the population to be as disciplined as possible and follow the clear instructions of their authorities and anti-aircraft alarms so as not to endanger “their lives and the lives of your children.”

Mayor of the capital Vitaliy Klichkoalso reported that 5,000 soldiers are patrolling the city to avoid “provocations” from rioters or pro-Russian sentiment, especially between May 8 and 9.

The 9th is traditionally celebrated as Victory Day over Nazi Germany and Kyiv authorities believe that on this day, Russian troops are preparing for a parade through the center of Mariupol.

Transnistria condemns new drone attacks

For their part, the authorities of the separatist Moldovan territory Transnistria This Saturday, new attacks were announced, carried out by drones of unknown origin.

“Close to town Voronkovo in the Rybnitsa district, four explosive devices exploded on the territory of the former airfield, ”the press service of the PMR Ministry of Internal Affairs assured in the Telegram account.

They state that “on the night of May 6, at approximately 21:40 local time (18:40 Moscow time), two explosive devices were launched from a drone. An hour later, the attack was repeated.

“An operational-investigative group is working on the spot. Specialists seized the remains of an explosive device,” they add, noting that There were no deaths or injuries as a result of the attack..

The department clarified that this was the second terrorist attack in the city of Voronkovo ​​after the incident recorded on May 5, when two explosive devices were launched from a drone.


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