Russian ultimatum to Ukraine forces in Mariupol expires

KYIV: A Russian ultimatum for the last remaining Ukrainian forces in Mariupol to surrender expired on Sunday, with Moscow poised for a major strategic victory in the southeastern port city. In Kyiv, renewed Russian airstrikes hit an armaments factory, despite Moscow shifting its military focus to gaining control of the eastern Donbas region and forging a land corridor to already-annexed Crimea. “During the night, high-precision, … Continue reading Russian ultimatum to Ukraine forces in Mariupol expires