Volodymyr Zelensky, the Ukrainian President, has accused Russia of launching strikes on infrastructure on a “very vast” scale.
He pledged that his army would enhance on an already sturdy document of downing missiles with assist from its Western companions.
“The geography of this newest mass strike could be very vast,” Mr Zelensky mentioned in his nightly video tackle on Saturday, citing areas in western, central and southern Ukraine.
“In fact we do not have the technical potential to knock down 100 per cent of the Russian missiles and strike drones.
“I’m certain that, step by step, we are going to obtain that, with assist from our companions. Already now, we’re downing a majority of cruise missiles, a majority of drones.”
Ukrainian forces had downed 20 missiles and greater than 10 Iranian-made Shahed drones on Saturday, he mentioned.
The air power command mentioned 33 missiles had been fired at Ukraine; 18 had been shot down.