- Roman Starovoit said Ukrainian drone attacks resulted in power cuts in several areas..
- “Now we are talking with European leaders, in particular, about strengthening our air defense, strengthening our soldiers, giving our country protection from terror..
- He also said Ukrainian forces fired artillery at the border town of Rylsk, wounding a resident and damaging several houses.Associated Press writers Dasha Litvinova and Yuras Karmanau in Tallinn, Estonia, Emma Burrows in London and Seung Min Kim in Washington contributed..
- A Russian rocket struck a village cafe and store in eastern Ukraine on Thursday, killing at least 51 people..
- Body parts were strewn across a nearby children’s playground that was severely damaged by the strike..
- It’s only 30 kilometers (19 miles) west of Kupiansk, a key focus of the Russian military effort..
By HANNA ARHIROVA Associated PressHROZA, Ukraine (AP) A Russian rocket blast turned a village cafe and store in eastern Ukraine into rubble Thursday, killing at least 51 civilians in one of the d [+7940 chars]