The Sumy region is no longer without Russians, reports Ukraine. Mariupol is in danger of complete conquest

The mayor of kyiv, Vitaly Klitschko, calls on citizens to be careful, even after the withdrawal of the occupiers from the metropolis. He asked those who had left the city to await their return. The town hall is currently trying to restore all services in the city of three million, including the full range of health care.

The Russians claim to have conquered the center of Mariupol, but Ukrainian forces retain control of a critical part of the city. However, analysts predict that the city could collapse in the next few days and end up entirely in Russian hands.

“We must continue to exert coordinated pressure on the Russian Federation in all international forums. Let’s force Russia to work together for peace,” Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky wrote on Twitter.

Of the 400 Syrian fighters Russia has brought in to help in the fight against the Ukrainians, half have fled because they are unprepared for war conditions in Ukraine, says Ukraine’s Plenipotentiary Ambassador to Turkey Vasyl Bodnar, according to Ukrinform. “They are under constant artillery fire and spend nights in sub-zero temperatures,” he said.

The head of the military administration, Oleksandr Vilkul, said in a video posted on social networks that the Russians were raping women from the liberated villages of the Kherson region. One of the victims is said to be a pregnant 16-year-old girl, the other a seventy-eight-year-old woman, but the information cannot be verified by independent sources.

Sumy Oblast Governor Dmytro Zhivicki has announced that the area is free of Russian forces, but troops are currently disposing of ammunition left behind by the Russian army, so explosions are still heard from time to time. weather.

More than 170,000 people have been evacuated by train from the Ukrainian-controlled part of the Donetsk and Luhansk regions in anticipation of a new Russian offensive. Evacuation sets, whose operation was interrupted by a Russian air force raid on Thursday, are working again. This was reported by Governor of the Donetsk region Pavlo Kyrylenko on Friday evening.

The Destruction of the Borodian Woman

According to Ukrainian President Zelenský, the situation in Boroďanka, near kyiv, is even “significantly worse” than in nearby Buč, where, according to Ukrainian and Western officials, Russian occupation forces have committed massacres of civilians . According to Reuters, Prosecutor General Iryna Venediktová said the bodies of 26 people were found in the ruins of two houses in Boroďanka, which were destroyed during the Russian air raids and occupation.

They were talking about murders. German intelligence services intercepted calls from Russian soldiers in Buč

“There are more victims in this small town than in Buč. Every crime will be investigated and every executioner will be found,” he added. Ukrainian authorities and witnesses say Russian troops killed hundreds of civilians in Bukh. Moscow refuses.

A woman from Borodan with a pre-war population of 13,000 is currently wanted after the Russian withdrawal, fearing the invading troops left a large number of civilian casualties.

Significant losses

Russia has lost around 18,900 troops since invading Ukraine, the Ukrainian military said. A spokesman for Russian President Vladimir Putin, Dmitry Peskov, later admitted in an interview with Sky News that Russia had suffered heavy casualties in Ukraine, although Moscow has so far confirmed only 1,351 fallen soldiers. . The Russian Ministry of Defense also informed about the growth of the losses of the Ukrainian forces. Similar information provided by the two warring parties cannot be independently verified.

According to Ukrinform, the Ukrainian General Staff also claims that Moscow has so far lost, among other things, 698 tanks, 1,891 armored fighting vehicles, 332 artillery systems, 108 volley rocket launchers, 55 defense systems air force, 150 planes, 135 helicopters, 1,358 vehicles, 111 drones, 76 tanks and four rocket launchers.

Ukrainian soldiers in the town of Bucha near kyiv

Moscow admitted “significant losses”. She called the retreat from Kyiv an act of goodwill

Since the start of the “Special Military Operation”, as Moscow calls a military invasion of Ukraine, the Russian military has reported, among other things, the destruction of 125 planes, 93 helicopters, 413 drones, 227 anti-aircraft missile systems -air, 1987 tanks and other armored combat vehicles, 218 rocket launchers, 866 guns and mortars. According to the TASS agency, Russian Defense Ministry spokesman Igor Konashenkov announced this.

The Ukrainian side does not provide data on the losses of its armed forces and is reluctant towards the Russian army and Moscow.

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