Ukraine Troops Burns Russian Flag in Kharkiv Border Town

Ukrainian forces have released video showing the removal of Russian flags after recapturing the border town of Vovchansk in Kharkiv Oblast.

The State Border Force of Ukraine said on Tuesday, September 13, that it had removed the “remnants” of Russian occupation from Vovchansk, writing “Vovchansk is home” in a YouTube caption.

Video published by the border force on Tuesday showed abandoned vehicles on a road and Ukrainian troops burning a Russian flag, and removing another large Russian flag from a store in the town. Credit: Ukraine Border Force via Storyful

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