Ukraine Army retakes control of village of Ruska Lozova in Kharkiv region

The Ukrainian Armed Forces have liberated the village of Ruska Lozova in the Kharkiv region from Russian invaders.

The Main Intelligence Directorate of Ukraine's Ministry of Defense reported this on Telegram, with reference to journalist Denys Kazansky, Ukrinform reports.

"The village of Ruska Lozova in the Kharkiv region was liberated from the occupiers by an assault unit of the Main Intelligence Directorate of the Ministry of Defense, under the leadership of the Commander of the Ukrainian Ground Forces, Colonel-General Oleksandr Syrsky. Currently, it is completely under the control of the Ukrainian Armed Forces," the statement reads.

The agency said that this is a strategically important settlement located on the Kharkiv-Belgorod highway. It was from this suburb, during the Russian occupation, that the enemy fired at the civilian infrastructure and residential neighborhoods of Kharkiv.

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