| 23 February 2024, Friday |

Russia’s escalation in Ukraine continues, despite US support for Kiev

US Secretary of State and Defense pledged, during their visit to Kyiv, to provide more military aid to Ukraine. On the ground, the Russian army continued to expand its military operations, launching heavy bombardment on several areas in eastern and southern Ukraine.

On the other hand, the Ukrainian forces announced the destruction of dozens of Russian armored vehicles and tanks, in addition to the downing of three drones.

For its part, the Russian Ministry of Emergency Services reported that a massive fire broke out at dawn today at an oil storage facility in the Russian city of Bryansk on the Ukrainian border.


  • Sawt Beirut International