JRL NEWSWATCH: “Russia Calls on Ukraine’s Surrounded Mariupol Forces to Surrender” – WSJ

Map of Ukraine, Including Crimea, and Neighbors, Including Russia

“Port city on verge of capture by Russian forces; Ukrainian president describes situation as ‘inhuman,’ urges more talks”

“Russia called on the last Ukrainian troops fighting in Mariupol to lay down arms on Sunday … as it closed in on capturing the strategic port city after weeks of heavy bombardment. … There was no indication … that the city’s defenders had capitulated. Russia also carried out fresh strikes, saying that it destroyed 68 military assets in Ukraine, including a munitions factory close to … Kyiv. … [Zelensky] called for further negotiations … describing conditions in the besieged city as ‘just inhuman.’ Pope Francis … called for peace in Ukraine in his … Easter message, warning that the conflict could lead to nuclear war. …”

Click here for: “Russia Calls on Ukraine’s Surrounded Mariupol Forces to Surrender; Port city on verge of capture by Russian forces; Ukrainian president describes situation as ‘inhuman,’ urges more talks” – Wall Street Journal/ Matthew Luxmoore




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