Kyiv asks for Rocket Launchers
Ukraine says its forces are fighting “fierce battles” with Russian troops around Severodonetsk in eastern Luhansk region. At least six civilians have been reportedly killed and eight wounded in the region amid the stepped-up fighting. Russian military acknowledged that it had launched cruise missiles at Dnipropetrovsk and Zaporizhzhia. Meanwhile, Ukraine’s Intelligence claims Russia took bodies of dead soldiers, equipments from sunken Moskva cruiser. Russia has offered to unblock Ukrainian ports in exchange for the West lifting its sanctions against Moscow. Zelensky says he can only talk with Putin once the Russian President steps out of his “bubble” of “alternative reality”.