Ukraine and Russia: what you need to know

Updated June 15 2022 - 11:26am, first published 11:23am
Ukraine needs modern anti-missile weapons now, President Volodymyr Zelenskiy says.

Ukraine ignored a Russian ultimatum to surrender the eastern city of Sievierodonetsk on Wednesday, fighting on as NATO defence ministers gathered in Brussels to discuss sending more heavy weapons to replenish Kyiv's dwindling stocks.