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Behold Russia’s ‘liberation’: Invading forces in Ukraine spent weeks conquering Volnovakha, inflicting damage so severe that the town no longer exists
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The town of Volnovakha lies 60 kilometers (almost 40 miles) outside Donetsk. Or rather it used to. On March 11, Russia's Defense Ministry announced that soldiers from the self-declared Donetsk People's Republic had "liberated" the town. Ukrainian officials phrased this a bit differently, saying that Volnovakha no longer exists. Before Moscow's full-scale invasion, more than 20,000 people lived here. Look at it now. Original Article: https://meduza.io/en/feature/2022/03/14/behold-russia-s-liberation