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Ukrainian Partisans

April 13, 2022 – Ukraine’s resistance has humbled one of the world’s biggest military powers.

July 29, 2022 – Ukraine’s ‘shadow army’ are a network of agents and informers who operate behind Russian lines. They are working alongside Ukraine’s military, which is stepping up strikes on the city of Kherson, hinting at a new offensive to recapture the region.

October 20, 2022 – Ukraine’s southern Kherson region – Ukrainian troops are making progress and the Russians fear a fresh rout. Behind the frontline, another force is at work alongside the Ukrainian army: the partisans. These resistance fighters are able to strike behind enemy lines and provide valuable intelligence to Ukrainian forces. Our reporter Gwendoline Debono went to meet some of the members of this shadow army, who are relentlessly hunted down by Russian troops.

November 8, 2022 – Whenever occupiers have forcefully taken land from their neighbors or other countries, resistance has grown. Sometimes that resistance grows into an armed one and you see partisans taking to the battlefield in guerrilla style attacks against the invaders. Ukraine is no different. Dark Histories takes a look.

November 14, 2022 – In the Kharkiv region during the occupation, a whole Ukrainian partisan movement of resistance to the Russian occupiers was created. Local residents from Prudyanka rallied against the aggressor. They carried out reconnaissance, collected information on the placement and advancement of equipment and Russian troops, saved the people, who was terrorized by the invaders, and stormed an enemy checkpoint on a captured tank. How Ukrainians helped the Armed Forces of Ukraine bring closer the liberation of their native villages and towns – in our story.

November 14, 2022 – Twin brothers from the Kharkiv region tell what it’s like to be guerillas—defend their own village, risk their lives on missions, help the Armed Forces of Ukraine, and win back Russian equipment.

November 23, 2022 – CNN’s Sam Kiley speaks to Kherson resistance fighters that helped liberate the Ukrainian city from Russia.

January 11, 2023

February 24, 2023 – There is one aspect to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine that has gone overlooked and that is the impact that Ukrainian partisans have had. These guerilla warriors or insurgents depending on how you view them have been actively harassing and hampering Russian forces since the start of the invasion. So let’s look inside how these networks function, how effective their operations have been since the start of the war a year ago up to today, and how the Russian Armed Forces have chosen to retaliate against the Partisans.

February 24, 2023 – One year after the full-scale Russian invasion of Ukraine, FRANCE 24 brings you a special 35-minute report, co-produced with Arte. Our reporter Gwendoline Debono went to meet resistants in the southern Kherson region, which was retaken from Russian forces last November. The clandestine actions of these ordinary citizens played a key role in the liberation of Kherson. Driven only by their conscience, these Ukrainian men and women managed to thwart the Kremlin’s plans to annex their region to Russia. Behind Russian lines, Gwendoline Debono was also able to gain access to a Ukrainian military unit responsible for conducting military operations in enemy territory.

February 25, 2023 – One year after Russia‘s invasion of Ukraine, Richard Engel is on the ground, speaking with ordinary civilians who bravely joined an underground resistance to help liberate the city of Kherson from Russian occupation.

March 13, 2023 – One aspect of the war in Ukraine is being played out in the shadows. Our reporter met partisans in the Kherson region, which was occupied by Russian forces until last November. These Ukrainian civilians have set up resistance networks in Russian-occupied territories.

May 17, 2023 – The mayor of Russian-occupied Melitopol, Ivan Fedorov, exposes the existence of a large and well-armed underground resistance within his city. In this exclusive interview with Scripps News, Fedorov unveils the existence of partisan sleeper cells eagerly awaiting the cue to spring into action. With Ukraine’s counteroffensive potentially targeting Melitopol, the mayor’s insider information sheds light on the surprising tactics that will be employed.