Snow swept across parts of Washington state late on Friday, December 2, as a winter weather advisory remained in effect until Saturday morning, the National Weather Service (NWS) said.This footage posted by Shawn Walli shows snow falling on a residential street in the city of Lacey.The NWS said that heavy snow would continue for the western Kitsap County through to Saturday evening. Credit: Shawn Walli via Storyful
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Officials in the southern Ukrainian region of Kherson announced on Saturday they would help citizens evacuate from parts of Russian-occupied territory on the east bank of the Dnipro River amid fears of intensified fighting. Yaroslav Yanushevych, the regional governor, said officials were temporarily lifting a ban on crossings to allow Ukrainians living in villages across the river to traverse the Dnipro during daylight hours and to a designated point. "Evacuation is necessary due to the possible intensification of hostilities in this area," he wrote on the Telegram messaging app.
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Ukrainian forces raised the first flag on the left bank of the Dnipro River in the recently retaken Kherson region, according to the Carlson Special Unit on Saturday, December 3.Ukraine made gains in the region after Russia retreated from Kherson in November.Video posted by the Carlson Special Unit on Saturday shows a Ukrainian flag flying in Kherson Oblast across the Dnipro River.The unit said that this was “a springboard for the de-occupation of the left bank of the Kherson region” and thanked the Ukrainian fighters for their “precise coordination and offensive skills.” Credit: Carlson Special Unit via Storyful