Kyiv: Russian attack on major cities, including Kiev. Veera Heyrich, a journalist with Prague – based Radio Liberty, was killed in a missile strike on the lower 2 floors of a 25 – storey apartment complex in Kiev.
Ukraine’s Defense Minister Oleksi Resinov acknowledged that Russia’s losses were “huge.” Ukraine also said it had lost control of more cities and villages.
10 people were injured. The bomber struck shortly after noon in front of a gathering of UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres.
Heavy attacks continue in Mariupol, Donetsk, Polonnaruwa and Chernihiv.
Russia has stepped up airstrikes to halt land advances.