Russia claims full control of Pisky village in Ukraine's Donetsk region
Russian forces have taken full control of Pisky, a village on the outskirts in Ukraine's Donetsk region, says the Russian defence ministry, News.az reports citing Interfax.
Reuters was not able to immediately verify the report.
Russian and pro-Russian forces had reported that they had taken full control of Pisky more than a week ago.
The ministry also said that Russian forces had destroyed a U.S.-supplied HIMARS rocket system near Ukraine's Kramatorsk and a depot with ammunition for the system, Interfax reported.