However, on a general scale, 120,000 km² of Ukraine have been captured so far.
From the beginning of the full-scale Russian invasion on February 24 The Armed Forces of Ukraine have already liberated more than half of the territories of Ukraine captured by enemy forces. This conclusion was published by OSINT researcher DefMon, which has been compiling maps of combat operations in Ukraine since the first days of the war.
According to calculations, after the de-occupation of Kherson and the clearing of the right bank of the Dnieper in the south of Ukraine, a total of 52.5% of the territory was liberated. occupied by Russia since February 24.
So, as of November 14, according to DefMon's estimate, almost 78 thousand km² of territory has been liberated from the occupiers. At the same time, almost 71,000 km² occupied after February 24 remain under occupation. The list includes populated areas on the Kinbur spit of the Mykolaiv region, the left bank of the Kherson region, the occupied part of the Zaporizhzhia region, some villages of the Kharkiv region and the territory of the occupied Donbas.
If we take into account the territories of certain districts of Luhansk and Donetsk oblasts and Crimea, about 20% of Ukraine, namely about 120,000 km², is still under occupation. Thus, according to calculations, 39% of all occupied territories captured since 2014 were liberated during the counteroffensive actions of the Armed Forces.
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