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Ukraine war

Russia troops attack Kyiv army base but repelled: Ukraine military

Soldiers trying to capture one of the city's power stations -- report

Smoke and flames rise over during the shelling near Kyiv, as Russia continues its invasion of Ukraine on Feb. 26.    © Reuters

(Reuters) -- Russian troops attacked an army base located on a main avenue in the Ukrainian capital of Kyiv but the assault was repelled, the Ukrainian military said early on Saturday.

Separately, the Interfax Ukraine agency said Russian soldiers were trying to capture one of the city's electricity generating stations.

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