Volodymyr Zelenskyy, the President of Ukraine, stated that the Russians will have enough missiles to carry out a few more large-scale attacks similar to the one on 16 December, but it will not change the alignment of forces in this war.
Source: the evening address of Volodymyr Zelenskyy, the President of Ukraine
Quote: "No matter what the missile worshipers from Moscow are hoping for, it still won't change the balance of power in this war. They still have enough missiles for several such heavy strikes. We have enough determination and self-belief to return our own after these blows."
Details: Zelenskyy reported that emergency electricity shutdowns were implemented in the majority of the cities and regions of Ukraine on Friday, 16 December.
"Water supply was suspended in the city of Kyiv and 14 oblasts due to electricity shutdowns", – he stated.
The President also asked the members of local and regional administrations "to be more active in creating an additional reserve of energy strength" – cooperate with businesses to involve them in the Invincibility Points.
Background: Russians launched a large-scale missile attack on the civil infrastructure of Ukraine on 16 December. The occupiers launched 70 cruise missiles and 4 guided aircraft missiles; 60 cruise missiles were shot down by the air defence of Ukraine.
A few facilities of the energy infrastructure as well as residential buildings in Zhytomyr, Kyiv, Kharkiv, Dnipropetrovsk and Zaporizhzhia Oblasts were damaged due to the strikes.