Live: Ukraine says troops edging closer to retaking Russian-held stronghold of Lyman

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Ukrainian troops have captured two villages that lie very close to the eastern Russian-occupied stronghold of Lyman, officials said on Friday, in the clearest sign yet the town could soon fall. Lyman, in the Donetsk region, has served for months as a logistics and transport hub anchoring Russian operations in the north of the region. Follow FRANCE 24 for live updates. All times Paris time (GMT+2).