Kiev: Russia launched a missile attack on Zaporizhzhia, Ukraine. 17 people were killed in the attack. More than 40 people were injured and several houses and apartments were damaged, official sources said.
President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has announced that Russia has captured a part of Zaporizhzhia, the main city in southern Ukraine, and is under heavy attack. This was followed by a missile attack. The Kerch sea bridge connecting Russia with Crimea was destroyed yesterday. This was the longest bridge in Europe. This has affected the main supply chain to Crimea.
The Ukraine-Russia war intensified after Russia announced that it would seize Donetsk, Luhansk, Zaporizhzhia and Kherson regions. Ukraine has recaptured 2,400 square kilometers of the Kherson region seized by Russia.