27 Sep Russia-Ukraine War
After Ukraine claimed to have killed the commander of Moscow’s Black Sea Fleet, Adm. Viktor Sokolov, Russia’s defense ministry published video Tuesday that appeared to show him participating in a meeting. Ukraine said it is “clarifying” information it received about Sokolov.
*Russian drones hit a Danube River port in the Odesa region overnight, injuring two drivers and damaging warehouses, a Ukrainian official said Tuesday. A ferry crossing between Ukraine and Romania was closed following the strike.
*Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Monday hailed the arrival of the first batch of US Abrams tanks in Ukraine, as the delivery is expected to add a powerful ground component to Kyiv’s forces. Moscow said the tanks “will burn” and won’t affect the outcome of the war.