Sunday, 22nd May 2022

Kherson: Eyewitness reports from a Ukrainian city under siege

One week into the war Russia appears to have taken the first major city in Ukraine. Residents of Kherson tell DW about what it's like to be in a city under siege, with roadblocks and looting.


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