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Latest Developments in Ukraine: May 28

Voice of America
28 May 2022, 16:06 GMT+10

For full coverage of the crisis in Ukraine, visit Flashpoint Ukraine.

The latest developments in the conflict between Russia and Ukraine. All times EDT:

1:13 a.m.: The Associated Press reports that a Communist Party leader in Russia's Far East has called for an end to the war with Ukraine.

"We understand that if our country doesn't stop the military operation, we'll have more orphans in our country," Legislative Deputy Leonid Vasyukevich said at a meeting of the Primorsk regional Legislative Assembly in the Pacific port of Vladivostok on Friday.

12:02 a.m.: Al Jazeera reports that Lithuanians have raised more than $3 million to buy a military drone for Ukraine. They're aiming to raise a total of $5.4 million to purchase the Bayraktar TB2 armed drone.

Some information in this report came from The Associated Press.

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