Published: 2023-05-20 19:38
Last Updated: 2023-06-02 00:48
Saturday, the head of Russia's Wagner mercenary group announced the complete capture of the east Ukrainian town of Bakhmut, AFP reported.
"Today on May 20, around mid-day, Bakhmut was taken in its entirety," Yevgeny Prigozhin said in a video posted on Telegram.
The clip shows fighters behind him holding the Russian flag and surrounded by ruins.