Senior foreign correspondent @telegraph
There is basically nothing on the wires about whatever is happening in northern Kosovo.
That said…I’ve seen Ukrainian troops in (evacuated/disused) schools & Ive spoken to civilians irritated by their presence making neighbourhoods potential targets. And asking not to be quoted on that in case they got in trouble. Dispute context by all means, but those are facts
Message from a Ukrainian solider: If anything happens don’t let us be forgotten. We are surrounded in Mariupol no way out.
Mariupol mayor Vadim Boichenko says Russian ministry of defence promised him ceasefire and safe corridor for civilian evacuation this morning - then proceeded to shell the road. Evac cancelled, talks on safe passage on going
Zelensky stakes Ukraine’s own claim to Soviet victory day, with a characteristically powerful and well delivered speech. Reclaiming May 9 instead of viewing it as irrevocably contaminated. Quite bold
Aftermath of the strike on Kharkivs administration building on the central square. “That’s my car” says the man at the end.