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Zelensky: Russia's recent missile attacks across Ukraine attempt to compensate for Russian military failures

by The Kyiv Independent news desk May 18, 2022 1:04 AM 1 min read
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Russian missile attacks and air strikes on Lviv, Sumy, Chernihiv, and Luhansk oblasts over the last 24 hours are the Russian military's attempt to compensate for a "series of failures in the east and south" in Ukraine, President Zelensky said during his daily address. According to the president, these attacks do not dramatically change the situation, "especially since our air defense and anti-sabotage measures are becoming stronger."

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