Russia, Epec, David Harper discussed on WTOP 24 Hour News


City of a diamond, they now live among the rubble. Hope is beginning to slip through the ragged fingers they've been digging with. Among those still missing. She just turned 52 on Saturday. Epec is her sister. Do you have any hope left that your sister might still be alive? Maybe if they started digging one or two days earlier, she says, but there was no help. As the first anniversary of Russia's invasion and war approaches Ukraine says Russia has launched a major new wave of aerial attacks with more of the BBC's David Harper. Explosions have been heard in the Russian occupied city of Mele topol in southern Ukraine, a Russian appointed official, said Ukrainian armed forces had targeted the city using multiple launch rocket systems their defenses had destroyed most of the missiles. The Ukrainian mayor of Melissa said the city was trembling from strong explosions on Friday evening several Ukrainian regions issued alerts about incoming Russian drones. Back here from Memphis word of a new lawsuit for alleged police misconduct, by a man jailed after a violent encounter with the same 5 police officers who now face criminal charges in the death of Tyree nickels. Internal disciplinary documents obtained by CBS News reveal more about the officers encounter with Nichols. Dmitri is Haley can be heard shouting that Nichols tried to grab one of the officer's guns, Justin Smith and to Darius bean are accused of punching nickel several times and holding his arms while other officers assaulted him. Smith was the only officer to defend his actions on the record, stating that he prompt Nichols up against the squad car after the violent struggle so he could breathe better and called for medical assistance. Not CBS News correspondent Elise Preston at The White House on Friday or meeting of President Biden and the president of Brazil comparing notes on how the two huge American democracies were tested in recent riots following elections contested by the losers with false claims. This is CBS News

Coming up next