D.Russian forces entered the Ukrainian city on Saturday Like Mariupol Received significant place. “Children and the elderly are dying,” said police officer Michael Versin in a video message from Mariupol verified by the AP news agency. “The city was destroyed and wiped off the face of the earth.” He recorded the video on the street scattered by the wreckage of the version, addressed his words directly to US President Joe Biden and his French envoy Emmanuel Macron, who asked the air defense organization. . “You promised us to help. Give us that help. Biden, Macron, you are the best leaders. Let it be to the end.”
Vershin said Mariupol faces a fate similar to that of the Syrian city of Aleppo, which was destroyed during the 2016 Russian-backed siege. As he spoke, he could see the buildings behind him on fire. Explosions were also heard.
Oleksiy Arestovych, an adviser to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zhelensky, said on Friday evening that Mariupol’s bodyguards could not trust the reinforcements. Nearby forces that can help them are already engaged in battles against “too much enemy force” or at least 100 kilometers away – or both. “There is currently no military solution for Mariupol.”
Thousands of Mariupol residents have been deported to Russia, according to the city council. The city council announced in the evening that women and children in particular had been forcibly taken away. No mention was made of where the residents of Russia were said to have been taken. The information was not verified independently.
During a Russian airstrike on a military base in southern Ukraine Mycological Dozens of people were killed, according to eyewitnesses. A day after the rocket attack, 22-year-old Maxim told the AFP on Saturday: “Less than 200 soldiers have not slept in the bar. At least 50 bodies have been recovered from the rubble, but we do not know how many are still alive.” If the numbers are confirmed, it will be one of the deadliest attacks on the Ukrainian military known so far.
The Russians “carried out cowardly rocket attacks on sleeping soldiers,” Mykolayiv regional governor Vitaly Kim said in a video on Facebook earlier Saturday. He is waiting for information on the losses of the Ukrainian armed forces. Another soldier at the scene said 100 people may have been killed in the attack. “We are still counting, but when you look at the condition of the bodies, it is almost impossible to say the number,” said one of the rescuers.
Mykolaiv Mayor Oleksiy Senkevich told the Ukrainian media that the city, which had a population of nearly half a million before the war, had been bombed from neighboring Russian-controlled Kherson. “The blast is happening very fast, it activates the pick-up and alarm system,” he said.
Heavy fighting is going on around Mykolayiv. The city is considered to be of strategic importance as it is located in front of the large port city of Odessa. Odessa has so far survived the attacks.
A hypersonic missile was used
For the first time since the start of the Russian invasion of Ukraine, the Moscow hypersonic missile “Kinsal” was used. Ukraine Air Force underground ammunition depot attacked by a hypersonic missile Of Teljat The Russian side announced on Saturday that it had been destroyed in southwestern Ukraine on Friday. It is said that this was the first time it was used in war. In the area of Odessa Two military intelligence bases were destroyed in the Black Sea. Unable to verify information.
In the city புச்சா Northwest of the capital Kiev Police in the Kiev region say seven civilians were killed in a shelling on Friday. Dozens of people were killed and wounded in Friday’s attacks in the eastern Ukrainian region of Donetsk, regional police said. The information could not be verified independently at first.
Around Kiev Again, the Russian military apparently made no progress. A senior U.S. defense official said Russian troops would make no “significant progress” on the city, north and northwest of the Ukrainian capital. No movement was seen east of Kiev.
Satellite imagery by the American company Maxar Technologies shows the Russian military actually digging in the northwest of Kyiv and piling up mounds around its military equipment. New satellite images show the defensive walls surrounding Russian military equipment near the Osera and Antonov airports.
Additional Russian military equipment and some similar shores are in the villages Zdvyshivka and Berestyanka Also found in the northwest. This may indicate that the Russian military is preparing for a trench warfare.
According to US Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin, the Russian military has made tactical mistakes in Ukraine. In an interview with the American broadcaster CNN on Friday during his trip to Bulgaria, Austin said there had been “a series of misdeeds.” The Russian soldiers were not advancing as fast as they thought in Ukraine.
“They imagined they would move fast and take over the capital so quickly, but they couldn’t do it,” Austin said. He also said that the Russians would not use tactical information properly. Cooperation between the Air Force and ground forces is also not good.
Ten escape routes have been set up for persecuted civilians in war zones. One has been fighting for several days, especially from the southern city of Mariupol, towards the central Ukrainian city of Zaporizhia. The four corridors lead from the Luhansk region in the east of the country to the city of Baghmud. Further escape routes were set up from the villages and towns around the capital, Kiev.
Massive casualties of the Russian army in Gershon
At the airport the Ukrainian army enlisted in the Russian army Tschornobajewka In the occupied city Cerson Heavy damage in southern Ukraine. “We met them there again,” Oleksi Arrestovich, an adviser to President Volodymyr Zhelensky’s office chief, wrote on Facebook early Saturday morning about Russian troops.
The Ukrainian armed forces attacked the Russian army for the sixth time at the airport, inflicting heavy casualties on the enemy there.
With a series of local counter-attacks and drone strikes, a command post consisting of dozens of Russian war helicopters and, most recently, high-ranking officials was destroyed from the end of February. This information could not be verified independently.
In Ukraine, the UN According to, at least until Friday 847 civilians Killed since the beginning of the Russian invasion. At least 1,399 non-combatants were injured, according to the UN Office of Human Rights. Most people were killed by artillery or rocket fire. The UN said it hoped the number of unreported cases would be much higher because reports of multiple deaths in troubled cities had not been verified.
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