Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky condemned the Russian assaults in Kostyantynivka, Donetsk region in a Telegram post on Wednesday, where 16 people lost their lives, and insisted that Ukraine must “defeat the Russian evil as soon as possible.”
“So far, the artillery of Russian terrorists has killed 16 people in the city of Kostyantynivka, Donetsk region. Regular market. Shops. Drugstore. People who are innocent. There are many wounded. Unfortunately, the number of dead and injured may increase even more,” the post said.