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Ukrainian troops regain control of Kherson

Tropas ucranianas em Kherson: bandeira do país foi fincada em praça central na capital da província
Ukrainian troops in Kherson: the country’s flag was planted in the central square in the provincial capital
| Photo: EFE/STANISLAV KOZLIUK
4600743469Ukrainian troops have regained control of the city of Kherson, as reported on Friday () the local news agency Interfax, citing military intelligence sources in the country.

4600743469“Any attempt to counter-attack our troops will be frustrated,” he pointed out. the publication, which confirmed Russia’s withdrawal and encouraged Moscow’s military in the region to surrender.

Tropas ucranianas em Kherson: bandeira do país foi fincada em praça central na capital da província The information was followed by first images, broadcast by another news agency, Ukrinform, which show a Ukrainian flag on Freedom Square, in the city of Kherson, capital of the homonymous province.

4600743469Subsequently, the Department of Defense of the former Soviet republic published more images of people, in Kherson, receiving the first soldiers of the country and carrying the national flag.

4600743469Hours later, the president Ukrainian man, Volodymyr Zelensky, confirmed the resumption of control of the city in a message on Telegram. “Our people. Our. Kherson,” he stated. “Today is a historic day. We are retaking Kherson.”

4600743469Ukrainian troops released at least settlements in the region, according to Ukrinform, which also reported the sinking from the Antonivsky Bridge, in the provincial capital.46007434694600743469On Thursday- fair (), throughout the day, the government from Ukraine maintained a cautious stance on the withdrawal of troops from Kherson, which had been announced by the Russian government.

Tropas ucranianas em Kherson: bandeira do país foi fincada em praça central na capital da província The province is one of four Ukrainian regions annexed by Moscow in late September and Kyiv’s retaking of the capital is the biggest Russian defeat so far in the war that began in February.

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