- Ukraine’s capital was struck with various missiles on Monday
- Putin claimed responsibility as a response to a ‘terrorist act’ by Ukraine
Kyiv was struck with various missiles that left at least 10 people dead and several injured. Kyiv strikes have been termed as a significant escalation of the Russia-Ukraine conflict.
Last week on Putin’s birthday, a highly important road bridge between Crimea and Russia. Moscow has blamed very clearly Ukraine for this explosion and termed it a ‘terrorist act’.
The Crimea bridge and recent Kyiv strikes are the latest escalations in this conflict. Many analysts have feared the possibility of nuclear war. Even Elon Musk proposed a few options for a peace deal to end the conflict however was severally criticized by ultra-pro-Ukrainian supporters.
Biden and Nato have strongly condemned the attack on downtown Kyiv.