3. Russia strikes US weapons at airfield close to Odesa, defence ministry says
Russia’s defence ministry stated on Sunday it had struck at weapons provided to Ukraine by america and European nations and destroyed a runway at a army airfield close to the Ukrainian metropolis of Odesa.
The ministry stated it used high-precision Onyx missiles to strike the airfield, after Ukraine accused Russia of knocking out a newly-constructed runway on the predominant airport of Odesa.
Odesa regional governor Maksym Marchenko stated Russia had used a Bastion missile, launched from Crimea.
The experiences couldn’t be independently verified.
4. Jill Biden to satisfy with Ukrainian refugees throughout go to to Romania and Slovakia
First woman Jill Biden will go to Romania and Slovakia from Might 5-9 to satisfy with US service members and embassy personnel, displaced Ukrainian mother and father and kids, humanitarian assist staff, and lecturers, her workplace stated on Monday
On Sunday, celebrated as Mom’s Day in america, Biden will meet with Ukrainian moms and kids who’ve been compelled to flee their properties due to Russia’s battle in opposition to Ukraine, her workplace stated.
The spouse of President Joe Biden will meet with U.S. army service members at Mihail Kogalniceau Airbase in Romania on Might 6, earlier than heading to Bucharest to satisfy with Romanian authorities officers, U.S. embassy workers, humanitarian assist staff, and lecturers working with displaced Ukrainian youngsters.
The journey additionally consists of stops within the Slovakian cities of Bratislava, Kosice and Vysne Nemecke, the place Biden will meet with authorities officers, refugees and assist staff, her workplace stated.