‘All day the enemy tried to attack’ – Russians widen out Ukraine frontline as Bakhmut front flags

Ukrainian artillery unit servicemen await for orders to fire towards Russian troops near Kreminna. Photo: Reuters/Violeta Santos Moura

Mike Collett-White

Russian forces attacked northern and southern stretches of the front in Ukraine’s eastern Donbas region yesterday, even as Kyiv said Moscow’s assault was flagging near Bakhmut.