The third day of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Fierce fighting is taking place in Kiev and in many parts of the country. Capital officials said the situation was under control. “We will not lay down our arms; we will defend our country,” declared Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zhelensky.
The most important information at a glance:
Russian sabotage teams try to land on the left bank of the Kiev – Mayor of the Ukrainian capital Vitaly told Klitschko. As a result, the army controlled all the crossroads across the Dnieper, Firing on everyoneWho will try to go to the right shore He warned.
Saturday, approx. 9 a.m. in Brady, west of Ukraine (8 a.m. in Poland) A Russian landing force appeared. Elviv told Mayor Andrei Sadov that the unit had arrived in three helicopters and had about 60 people on board. Ukrainian forces repulsed the attack.
In Melidopol in the Saporizhia region of southern Ukraine Fighting with Russian troops is still going on. Russian flags hang on administration buildings – Interfax-Ukraine reported on Saturday. Russia claims to have taken Melidopol.
The weapons came to Ukraine Anti-tank, anti-aircraft defense, ammunition, fuel and a variety of weapons and ammunition – Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmitry Kuleba announced on Saturday.
On Twitter, a post was released from inside an apartment building hit by a Russian missile – it read:
Kiev Metro has stopped carrying passengers Now operating as a shelter – Capital Mayor Vitaly Klitschko said Saturday.
According to RMF FM reporter Paweł Balinowski, the fighting is currently taking place in Sumi, Kharkiv.
It will appear on social media Additional information on Russian soldiers searching for fuel for stationary vehicles and food. This could mean that the Russian military, which is attacking Ukraine, is facing supply problems.
Ukrainian Health Minister Viktor Lasko said on Saturday 198 people died as a result of the invasion of Russian troops, Including three children. 1,115 people were injured, including 33 children. The Minister promised The health system continues to function.
The Ukrainian embassy in Moscow was evacuated to Latvia. Such information was provided by a spokesman for the Latvian Foreign Ministry.
Bridge near the village of Stojanga 5 km west of Kiev ExplodedInterfax-Ukraine has stated that it will not be able to travel to Zhytomyr, citing Deputy Oleksij Honcharenko.
No more words, no time to act! Due to the increase in the aggression of the Russian Federation on Ukraine, Did not want to play in the play-off match against the Polish national team representative. Russia. This is the right decision – PZNP leader Cesari Kulesa wrote on Twitter.
We went to the maneuvers and we ended up here – The headquarters of the Ukrainian army publishes testimonies of captured Russian soldiers, telling how they ended up in Ukraine. Some say, “They do not know“They are going to war, the others are from Belarus.
Russian column destroyed near Kharkov:
Bruno Kal, head of the German Federal Intelligence Service (BND), was surprised by Russia’s attack while staying in Ukraine. With great difficulty he was able to return to the borders of the European Union – The German media writes on Saturday.
The mayor of Chernihiv – a city with a population of 300,000 in the north of Ukraine, located about 80 km from the border with Belarus – made the call in a video recording of residents on Saturday. They were preparing for a street fight with the Russians.
The President of Ukraine, Volodymyr Zhelensky, wrote on Twitter on Saturday, in an interview with the President of the European Council Charles Michel, “he called for an end to years of negotiations. Decide on Ukraine’s membership in the European Union“.
27 countries, including Great Britain, other European countries and the United StatesSky News reported on Saturday morning that it had agreed to provide more weapons, medical supplies and other military assistance to Ukraine to fight the Russian invasion.
During the two-day invasion of Ukraine Russia lost more than 100 tanks, 14 aircraft and 8 helicopters – Ukraine’s Deputy Minister of Defense Anna Malar said on Facebook. According to the Deputy Minister So far 3,000 Russian soldiers have been killed.
47,000 people entered Poland from Ukraine on Friday – Border Guard announced Saturday. It was announced that all Polish-Ukrainian border crossings would be checked for pedestrians.
Interfax-Ukraine said the missile struck a multi-storey apartment building in Prospect Lopanovsky during a morning shelling attack on the Russians.
We will not lay down our arms, we will defend the country – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zhelensky said in a statement released this morning.
Throughout the night in Kiev, gunfire and explosions were heard. Ukrainian forces say they have shot down a Russian Il-76 transport aircraft, a helicopter and a Su-25 attack aircraft. The media also reported that Ukraine had repulsed the Russian attack on Victory Avenue in Kiev.
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