At least seven killed in Pokrovsk, Kyiv says


At least seven people are killed as Russian missiles hit the eastern Ukrainian city of Pokrovsk, destroying a popular hotel and apartments, Ukrainian officials say.
US President Joe Biden’s administration is expected to announce $200m of new weapons for Ukraine, American officials tell the Reuters news agency.

Poland’s defence ministry will send additional troops to the Belarus border after a request from border guards to fortify the crossing, the state-run news agency PAP reports.