Ukrainian soldiers fire tanks as fighting intensifies in Sievierodonetsk.

Deafening explosions on Monday (June 20) stunned the embattled city of Sievierodonetsk in Ukraine’s eastern Luhansk region.

Ukrainian servicemen fired a tank in the direction of the Russian troops.

Positioned in the industrial part of the city, a serviceman was seen giving an instruction to a tank crew to open fire and then tank firing multiple times.

Russian and Ukraine forces have been fighting for weeks for control of Sievierodonetsk.

Reuters video showed a group of three servicemen, one wearing flak jacket over a sleeveless shirt, taking cover inside a dusty basement as the Russian forces responded and pounded the area with heavy shelling.

Ukrainian troops are reportedly still holding out at a chemical plant in the east bank city of Sievierodonetsk.

Zelenskiy said late on Tuesday (June 21) the military situation in Luhansk region was very difficult and h

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