Russian troops mass for new offensive in east Ukraine- Zelenskiy

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(Adds Zelenskiy to South Koreans, German minister, Russian claim) By Maria Starkova LVIV, Ukraine (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said on Monday thousands of Russian troops were massing for a new offensive in the east, and Russia said it would not halt its military operation in Ukraine for any further peace talks. British intelligence said Ukrainian forces had already repulsed several Russian assaults in eastern regions. Russian forces were also pushing to establish control over the southern port city of Mariupol, the lynchpin between Russian-held areas to the west and east…

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