Ukraine under martial law as Russia launches initial attack

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has declared martial law on Thursday as Russian President Vladimir Putin announced a special military operation in eastern Ukraine’s Donbas region. Zelenskyy said Russia was attacking his country’s “military infrastructure” and border guards but urged the citizens not to panic and just stay at their homes. “Ukraine would win,” he assured. At Ukraine’s capital city of Kyiv, at least seven loud explosions were heard early Thursday while power had been cut off, sending jitters to residents who claimed there’s chaos in the city center. There were also explosions in the eastern city of Donetsk while Interfax … Continue reading Ukraine under martial law as Russia launches initial attack