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RUSSIA-UKRAINE-WAR - Ukrainian army to leave battered city to avoid encirclement

Contributed by NAMPA / PTI.

Kyiv, Jun 24 (AP) After weeks of ferocious fighting, Ukrainian forces will retreat from a besieged city in the country's east to avoid encirclement, a regional governor said Friday.
The city of Sievierodonetsk, the administrative center of the Luhansk region, has faced relentless Russian bombardment. Ukrainian troops fought the Russians in house-to-house battles before retreating to a huge chemical factory on the city's edge, where they holed up in its sprawling underground structures.
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