This Saturday, the Russian Ministry of Defense stated that it had attacked with Kinjal hypersonic missilesAn underground weapons depot was found in Ukraine near the Romanian border. This would be the first time Moscow has used this missile to attack an anti-aircraft defense system.
“On March 18, Kinjal aeronautical complexIt destroyed a major underground missile depot and ammunition storage facility of Ukrainian aviation in Deliatin in the Ivano-Frankivsk area with its hypersonic-ballistic missiles,” Igor Konashenkov, Defense Ministry spokesperson announced. This is an attack that would have occurred 50 km from the border with RomaniaThe country is a member of NATO or the EU.
Meanwhile, the Ukrainian Army today recognized that Ukraine is now cut off from the Sea of Azov. The situation in the east remains tense with Russian forces pushing from both the south and the north, trying to encircle the Ukrainian forces at Dpmbás.
On MariupolFighting continues in the streets, with hundreds still trapped under the rubble. Theater that was hit by Russian bombs Wednesday.
Despite this, Ukraine has been more successful within kyiv. In fighting to the northwest, some Ukrainian forces were able to drive Russian forces to 70 km from the capital. Maxar Technologies satellite images show that the Ukrainian forces were able to drive Russian forces as far as 70 kilometers from the capital, according to Maxar Technologies. The russian army digs trenchesThis may suggest that they have stopped trying to attack Kyiv, at least temporarily, and are focusing instead on strengthening and repelling Ukrainian counterattacks.
The worst air quality in the world has been caused by smoke from shelling.
Zelensky once again stated that Ukraine is ready for peace and has made clear his negotiating proposals. He also called for an immediate ceasefire.
According to UN statistics, almost 25% of Ukrainians fled their homes because of the Russian invasion. These are just a few of them. 6.5 million people are internally displacedWhile More than 3.2million left for countries other than the United StatesIt is mainly Poland, the other EU partners, and Moldova.
This is due to the fact that they were unable to quickly occupy cities in Ukraine and suffered huge losses. The Russian Army continues to bombard civilians.He continues to try and surround the cities, cutting off their electricity and gas supplies, and razing them to pieces, all in an effort to force them to submit. It was done in Grozny, Aleppo (Syria) and Grozny (Chechnya).
Despite Putin’s assertions that the’special operations’ is proceeding according to plan it is evident that Russia and other observers are shocked at the level of damage the Ukrainian military managed to inflict upon the The’second most powerful army in the world’.
The Ukraine is fighting to destroy Russia’s army because of unrealistic expectations and more flexible decisions by Ukrainians fighting for the homeland.