27 Mar 2022

Ukraine: Russian forces met with fierce resistance in attempts to capture Mykolayiv

Chief Correspondent

Russia has been pushing hard to capture the southern city of Mykolaiv but they have been met with fierce resistance, with Ukrainian forces launching a counter offensive around Kherson, 50 miles to the southeast.

The city is a key strategic point on the road to the Black Sea port of Odessa and has come under heavy fire.