After every week of intensive Russian strikes throughout Ukraine, together with in civilian areas, Ukrainian forces continued to press counteroffensives within the southern and jap components of the nation. However as winter approaches, Ukrainians are below new hardships, with many factories and vitality amenities broken or quickly closed.
Russia can also be dealing with setbacks in Ukraine and has misplaced greater than 6,000 items of apparatus because the starting of the struggle, in accordance with an evaluation from the U.S. intelligence neighborhood.
Russian President Vladimir Putin instructed Friday that the “huge strikes” would subside, “not less than for now, after which we’ll see,” he mentioned at a information convention within the Kazakh capital, Astana. He additionally assured Russians that the mobilization of military reservists, an unpopular order that prompted tens of 1000’s of males to flee Russia, would end in two weeks, the official Tass information company reported.
Right here’s the newest on the struggle and its ripple results throughout the globe.