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Russia-Ukraine live news: US backs Finland, Sweden joining NATO

White House says the United States “would support a NATO application by Finland and/or Sweden should they apply”. More than six million refugees have fled Ukraine since Russia’s invasion began, UN refugee agency data shows. Russian media report says Ukrainian shelling killed a student in a Russian village near the border. UN Human Rights Council passes a resolution to investigate alleged rights abuses committed by Russian troops in parts of Ukraine formerly under their control. (Al Jazeera)

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Russian forces likely control all of Rubizhne: Think-tank

Russian forces likely control all of Rubizhne as of Thursday and have likely seized the town of Voevodivka, north of Severodonetsk, the Institute for the Study of War has said.

“They will likely launch a ground offensive on or around Severodonetsk in the coming days,” the institute said in its latest campaign assessment.

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