Russia and the LPR are preparing the complete liberation of Lisichansk: the latest news on the course of the special operation on the morning of July 2
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The forces of Russia and the Luhansk People’s Republic in the coming days of preparations for the complete liberation of Lisichansk, the northern outskirts of the city are already under control. Details on Sib.fm.
The northern outskirts of Lysychansk, the last major city of the Lugansk People’s Republic that Kyiv holds, is under the control of Russian and Luhansk People’s Republic forces. This was announced the day before, on July 1, on the air of the Solovyov LIVE TV channel by the ambassador of the republic in Moscow, Rodion Miroshnik. According to the report, Privolye and Shipilovka have been liberated, and fighting is underway in Novodruzhesk.
According to the RF Ministry of Defense, two plants in Lisichansk are also under the control of the allied forces: an oil refinery and a gelatin one.
The Ukrainian army suffers heavy losses in the battles for the city: in just a day, about 200 people, noted in the Russian military department, disappeared in the Armed Forces of Ukraine, units were found disorganized retreating.
“In the coming days, the forces of the Russian Federation and the LNR are preparing to completely fall ill in Lisichansk,” Miroshnik said.
“It doesn’t matter how many VSE members are there, regardless of who leads them there and whether there is one of those who will boldly stand up and come out in our direction, denatification and demilitarization are inevitable for everyone,” he told TASS.