Air raid alerts rang out across almost every region of Ukraine on Tuesday night. Massive Russian shelling set a central market ablaze in Slovyansk, killing 2 people and injuring 7. Ukraine General Staff says Russian troops are attempting to advance through the Bakhmut-Lysychansk road. Luhansk governor says Russian troops are engaged in heavy fighting and making their way into the Donetsk region. Meanwhile, Putin recently lost his 58th high-ranking officer, a tank battalion commander, in the fighting in Donbas. Reports suggest that Russia is sending prisoners to fight in the Ukraine war. Russian criminals are reportedly being offered £2,800 and amnesty if they fight on the frontline.