Ukraine Still Waiting for a Quarter of Heavy Weapons Promised by West - Study.

President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has said that today's negotiations with his American counterpart Joe Biden were "fruitful" and "very crucial."

"We hope this year 2023 will become a year of victory," Sky News quotes Zelenskyy.

He also said that he would continue to do everything possible to make sure the democratic world "wins in this historic fight."

According to him, Ukraine is facing a very difficult period, he explains, but it will make "historic achievements" with the help of the US and the rest of the world.

"Negotiations today were very fruitful, very important, and very crucial," he says, adding that the results will "definitely" have an impact on the battlefield.

The rebuilding and recovery of justice are also important... and the aggressor has to take responsibility for the aggression and reimburse the damage," Zelenskyy said before thanking the US for its support in ensuring this.

As reported, US President Joe Biden, during his visit to Kyiv, announced a new package of US military assistance and additional sanctions against Russia for its aggression.

Russian continues offensive on five fronts – General Staff report.

The Russian occupiers are concentrating their main efforts on offensive actions on the Kupiansk, Lyman, Bakhmut, Avdiivka, and Shakhtarsk fronts.

There have been no signs of the formation of any Russian offensive groupings on the Volyn, Polissia, Siversk, and Slobozhanshchyna fronts.

On Tuesday, 21 February, Russians launched over 30 attacks using multiple launch rocket systems.

More than 20 settlements in Sumy, Chernihiv, and Kharkiv Oblasts were also under attack.

Moreover, many settlements were attacked by the occupiers on the Kupiansk, Lyman, Bakhmut, Avdiivka, Shakhtarsk in Zaporizhzhia, and Kherson Oblasts.

The Air Forces of the Defence Forces of Ukraine launched four attacks on the areas of concentration of manpower and military equipment of the occupiers during the day.

Attack on Kherson: authorities specify the number of victims.

Five people were killed, and 16 were injured and taken to the hospital as a result of the Russian attack on the city of Kherson on 21 February.

As of now, 21 people in Kherson have suffered from the Russian attack on the city today in the afternoon. Five people were killed, and 16 were taken to city hospitals and are receiving medical treatment.