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Ukraine Denies Separatists' Claim Of An 'Encircled' Lysychansk, Says Fighting Rages On

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Russian-backed separatists claim they have “completely” surrounded Lysychansk in eastern Ukraine, but Ukrainian officials rejected the assertion and say its defenders are holding on in the key town on the Siverskiy Donets River. "Fighting rages around Lysychansk. [However,] the city has not been encircled and is still under control of the Ukrainian Army," Ruslan Muzytchuk, a spokesman for the Ukrainian National Guard, told Ukrainian television on July 2.
2 months ago·Kyiv, Ukraine

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