The battle in Ukraine reached Day 14 with Russian and Ukrainian troops locked in intense fights throughout a number of cities of Ukraine. Russian forces proceed their advance in direction of Kyiv however Ukrainian forces are nonetheless capable of defend the capital metropolis and cease it from falling into the palms of the Russian forces.
The US and NATO remained reluctant on imposing a no-fly zone over Ukraine, additional angering Ukrainian president Zelesnky who claims that the US is reluctant to take action then it ought to permit Poland to ship jets in order that Ukraine can defend itself.
Polish Mig-29s; Harris and Trudeau in Warsaw
After the US denied Ukraine’s request to make use of Soviet-era MiG-29 fighter jets, US vp Kamala Harris will journey to Poland to see how army help to Ukraine will be expanded, information company AFP reported.
Polish president Andrzej Duda and prime minister Mateusz Morawiecki will meet Kamala Harris. All three can even meet Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau who can also be visiting Poland.
Putin Did Not Know About Conscripted Youth
Russian president Vladimir Putin mentioned that he was unaware that conscripted troopers have been deployed in Ukraine for Russia’s army operation. The Russian protection ministry mentioned that motion shall be taken in opposition to those that despatched conscripts to Ukraine.
The Russian protection ministry, based on Reuters, mentioned that among the conscripts have been additionally taken as prisoners of battle (POW) by the Ukrainian military. Kremlin spokesperson Dmitry Peskov mentioned that Putin instructed army prosecutors to probe and punish officers who disobeyed his directions to exclude conscripts from the operation.
Mariupol Children Hospital Bombing Draws Condemnation
The bombing of youngsters’s hospital within the coastal metropolis of Mariupol has introduced worldwide condemnation of Russia. “Dropping a bomb on a maternity hospital — it’s the ultimate proof that what is happening is genocide of Ukrainians. Europeans, you can’t say you didn’t see what is happening. You have to tighten the sanctions until Russia can’t continue their savage war,” Zelensky mentioned in a video message.
According to a report by AFP, which quoted a Donetsk army official, ladies have been in labor inside when the assault occurred. Another native official mentioned that 17 individuals have been injured however no deaths have been reported. The Russian facet didn’t deny the assaults however blamed Ukrainian nationalists of utilizing the hospital to arrange firing positions after transferring out employees and sufferers.