Because the Russia-Ukraine struggle enters its 272nd day, we check out the primary developments.
Right here is the state of affairs because it stands on Tuesday, November 22:
Life in Ukraine
Ukrainians braced for winter with little or no energy in a number of areas together with Kyiv the place temperatures have already dropped under freezing.
Russian air assaults have crippled half of the nation’s power capability.
“Replenish on heat garments, blankets, take into consideration choices that can aid you wait an extended outage,” stated Sergey Kovalenko, the top of YASNO, which gives power for Kyiv.
Ukrainians are almost certainly to dwell with blackouts at the least till the tip of March, stated Kovalenko.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy stated half of the nation’s energy capability had been knocked out by Russian rockets.
As they head into a chilly winter, residents of a bombed-out Ukrainian village say they recognize graffiti artist Banksy’s mural of a heat bathtub. The mural exhibits a person scrubbing his again in a tub.
Ukrainian presidential adviser Mykhailo Podolyak stated Russia was bombarding Kherson metropolis from throughout the Dnieper River, now that its troops had fled. “There isn’t any navy logic: they only wish to take revenge on the locals.”
There aren’t any rapid nuclear security or safety considerations on the Russian-held Zaporizhzhia nuclear energy plant in Ukraine regardless of shelling on the weekend that prompted widespread injury, the UN atomic watchdog stated after its consultants toured the positioning.
Zelenskyy urged NATO members to ensure the safety of Ukraine’s nuclear crops from Russian sabotage.
Russia’s main struggle hawks rallied behind the choice for Moscow’s forces to retreat from the Ukrainian metropolis of Kherson this month, however the commander who argued in favour of the transfer is now beneath rising strain to show it was value it.
The Kremlin stated it was not discussing calling up extra Russian troopers to combat in Ukraine via the second spherical of mobilisation.
Warfare crime accusations
Ukrainian police and prosecutors have recognized 4 locations in Kherson the place they think Russian forces tortured individuals earlier than abandoning town, the prosecutor basic’s workplace stated.
America is monitoring allegations that Ukrainian forces summarily executed Russian troops. Russia’s defence ministry cited movies circulating on social media that allegedly confirmed Ukrainian troopers executing Russian prisoners of struggle. The Kremlin stated it will carry to justice these accountable.