Russian-backed separatists in Kherson say they will hold vote on joining Russia Russian-installed officials in the Kherson region of Ukraine said they have decided to hold a referendum later this week on joining Russia and have urged the Kremlin to give its permission as soon as possible, the separatist head of the region said on Tue
Occupied parts of Ukraine prepare to vote on joining Russia
Results are seen as a foregone conclusion in favour of annexation, and Ukraine and its allies have already made clear they will not recognise the votes
Four occupied Ukraine regions prepare to vote on joining Russia
Referendums are due to get underway on Friday, in votes seen as paving the way for an escalation of the war.
Moscow-held regions of Ukraine vote whether to join Russia
Voting has begun in Moscow-held regions of Ukraine on referendums to become part of Russia
Ukrainian regions plan vote on joining Russia as West decries ‘sham’ referendums
Former Russian president Dmitry Medvedev says ballot results in four regions controlled by Moscow would make new borders 'irreversible,' in move that could escalate fighting
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Russia-controlled Donbas areas to hold 'referendums' to join Russia
The hastily-called votes come after a successful Ukrainian counteroffensive retook thousands of square kilometres from invading Russian forces.
4 Ukrainian regions schedule votes this week to join Russia
KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Russian-controlled regions of eastern and southern Ukraine announced plans Tuesday to start voting this week to become integral parts of Russia. The concerted and quickening Kr…