Ukraine and Russia: what you need to know

Updated May 14 2022 - 10:26am, first published 10:21am
Pentagon chief Lloyd Austin demanded a ceasefire when he spoke to his Russian counterpart.
Pentagon chief Lloyd Austin demanded a ceasefire when he spoke to his Russian counterpart.

Ukrainian forces destroyed parts of a Russian armoured column as it tried to cross a river in the Donbas region, video from Ukraine's military shows, as the Ukrainian defence minister predicted many weeks of grinding fighting ahead.

Subscribe now for unlimited access.

$0/

(min cost $0)

or signup to continue reading

See subscription options

Get the latest Forbes news in your inbox

Sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date.

We care about the protection of your data. Read our Privacy Policy.