A fire broke out on the Kerch Bridge that links Crimea to Russia, causing the structure to partially collapse on Saturday morning after Ukraine reported an explosion in the vicinity. The bridge, which was opened in 2018 following the annexation of Crimea in 2014, is considered a significant logistical supply route for Russian forces in Crimea, The Guardian reports. Russian state media says the blaze was caused by a truck explosion. Keep it here for the latest on-the-ground updates.
December 28, 2022