Live Updates: Fighting Moves Into Center of Mariupol; War Displaces 1 in 5 Ukrainians

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The desperate race to rescue any survivors entombed for a third night in the ruins of a theater in the besieged Ukrainian city of Mariupol was complicated on Saturday by raging street battles, Russian artillery barrages and the destruction of the city’s basic services.

Russia’s defense ministry said on Friday that it was “tightening the noose” around the city. The Ukrainian government said that its forces were outgunned, that attempts to provide air support had failed and that it had…

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