21 Jan 2023

Ukraine urges western allies to speed up decision on tanks as Russia attacks south east

News Correspondent

Ukraine has urged western allies to speed up their decision on supplying it with German-made Leopard battle tanks – with one senior adviser warning that every hour of delay and caution was costing Ukranian lives.

Russia claims its forces have begun a new offensive in the southeastern region of Zaporizhzhia – bombarding the area with scores of rocket attacks over the last 24 hours.