WHAT ELSE IS HAPPENING ON THE GROUND?
Russian forces introduced loads of missiles and artillery assaults around the nation, together with losing robust bombs on residential spaces of Chernihiv, a town north of the capital of Kyiv, Ukrainian officers mentioned. However a mileslong Russian armored column threatening the capital was once nonetheless stalled outdoor Kyiv.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy mentioned Ukrainian forces have been keeping key towns within the central and southeastern a part of the rustic, whilst the Russians have been looking to block and stay encircled Kharkiv, Mykolaiv, Chernihiv and Sumy.
Ukrainian forces have been protecting Odesa, Ukraine’s largest port town, from Russian ships, Ukrainian presidential adviser Oleksiy Arestovich mentioned.
Russian troops took keep an eye on of the southern port town of Kherson closing week. Even supposing they have got encircled Kharkiv, Mykolaiv, Chernihiv and Sumy, Ukrainian forces have controlled to stay keep an eye on of key towns in central and southeastern Ukraine, Zelenskyy mentioned
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In Mariupol, Affiliate Press reporters witnessed docs make unsuccessful makes an attempt to save lots of the lives of wounded kids, pharmacies ran naked and loads of hundreds of folks confronted meals and water shortages in freezing climate.