TOP NEWS: People who were evacuated from Mariupol, in particular from Azovstal steel plant, arrived in Zaporizhzhia. Russian Forces continue to shell towns and villages in east Ukraine. Russian Forces launched missile strikes on Lviv and the Kirovohrad region. Russian Forces attacked at the Avdiivka coke plant, killing and injuring plant workers. Ukrainian defenders destroyed the command post and ammunition depot on Zmiinyi Island with Bayraktar. The Ukrainian parliament has banned pro-Russian political parties.
VIDEO OF THE DAY: An evacuation convoy from the Azovstal steel plant, accompanied by the International Committee of the Red Cross and UN representatives, arrived in Zaporizhzhia
PHOTO OF THE DAY: Evacuated Mariupol residents arrived to Zaporizhzhia
Russian Forces launched missile strikes on Lviv and the Kirovohrad region
In Lviv, several power stations were damaged as a result of the attack. There are power outages in some districts of the city. In the Kirovohrad region, Russian Forces attacked the territory of the Dolynska community.
Russian Forces shelled the Avdiivka coke plant
Russian Forces attacked the Avdiivka coke plant, hitting a bus stop where people were waiting for a bus to take them home after work. At least 10 people were killed and 15 were injured.
Russian Forces continues to shell the Donetsk region
At least nine people have been killed in Avdiivka, Vuhledar and Lyman as a result of Russian attacks.
Two people were killed in the shelling in the Zaporizhzhia region
Russian Forces shelled the village of Zaliznychne in the Zaporizhzhia region, hitting a school. Two people were killed in the shelling.
Russian Forces targeted the center of Kharkiv
Russian Forces shelled the center of Kharkiv. One woman was injured. As a result of the attack, shops and children’s attractions in the city park were damaged.
Russian Forces storm Azovstal steel plant in Mariupol
Russian forces stormed the Azovstal steel plant in Mariupol. Russian strikes killed two civilians and injured about ten people.
Ukrainian defenders struck Russian Forces on Zmiinyi Island with Bayraktars
The Armed Forces of Ukraine struck Russian ammunition and a command post at Zmiinyi Island.
The Prime Minister of the United Kingdom addressed the Ukrainian deputies
The Prime Minister of the United Kingdom Boris Johnson addressed the Ukrainian deputies. He said that Great Britain prepared a new package of military aid of 300 million pounds. Great Britain plans to provide r armored vehicles and anti-ship missiles to Ukraine.
Ukrainian parliament has banned pro-Russian political parties
The Ukrainian parliament adopted the law banning pro-Russian political parties in Ukraine. A law that allows the International Criminal Court to work in Ukraine was supported in the first reading.