- Russian forces continued to bombard a chemical plant in Severodonetsk that is providing refuge for civilians and soldiers.
- Severodonetsk’s mayor said the third and final bridge linking the city with Lysychansk had been destroyed.
- An explosion rocked the Russian town of Klintsy, some 30 miles from the Ukrainian border.
KYIV, Ukraine—Russian forces destroyed the last remaining bridge to Severodonetsk, cutting Ukrainian supply lines and moving to consolidate control over the strategic city in the latest setback for Kyiv’s forces in the country’s east.
The governor of the Luhansk region, where Severodonetsk is located, said Tuesday that Russian forces continued to bombard a chemical plant in the city that was providing refuge for hundreds of civilians and soldiers fighting to counter Russia’s advance.