She fights Fifty-seventh day the war. Russian aggression is concentrated in the east:Analysts said that Moscow would guarantee the return of security to Donbass. The defenders of Mariupol still have “a few hours”. After the Russian ultimatum to surrender is rejected, the desperate resistance of the martyred city of Ukraine hangs to the test. Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov announced that “the Russian army will have complete control of the Azovstal steel plant in Mariupol by today noon.” The fighters of the Azov regiment continue to fight, but they know that stopping the siege is now impossible. To save them, Kyiv suggested holding a negotiation session in Mariupol for Moscow. Biden will announce sending new war aid
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06.47 Russia: “The war will stop when the NATO threat disappears”
A senior Russian Foreign Ministry official, Alexei Bolchuk, told TASS news agency that Russia’s war in Ukraine will end when NATO stops using Ukrainian territory to threaten Moscow. “The special military operation will end when its tasks are carried out. These include the protection of the peaceful population of Donbass, the disarmament and disarmament of Ukraine, as well as the elimination of threats to Russia from the Ukrainian territory due to the seizure of it by NATO countries,” Polishchuk said, adding that the operation The military “is taking place as planned” and that “all its objectives will be achieved”.
06.25 China: Xi Jinping, respecting the sovereignty and choices of each country
Chinese President Xi Jinping proposed a new approach to “strengthening security in the world,” which “respects the sovereignty of all countries and the path of development chosen by each.” Xi delivered a speech today at the opening of the Boao Forum, known as “Asian Davos,” which is being held these days on the tropical island of Hainan. “We respect the sovereignty and territorial integrity of all countries. We adhere to non-interference in the internal affairs of others and also respect the development path chosen by each side,” Xi said.
04.14. G7 Finance Ministers: Aid for 24 billion
The G7 finance ministers announced their commitment with the international community to provide more support to Ukraine worth more than $24 billion for 2022 and beyond, adding that they are ready to do more if needed.
The ministers also deplored Russia’s participation in international forums taking place in Washington, including the G-20, the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank: “International organizations and multilateral fora should not conduct their activities with Russia in the normal way,” their statement said.
04.06 Biden announces new war aid today
Today, US President Joe Biden will announce new provisions for Ukraine. Among the hypotheses there is talk of allocating more military aid. The presidential office did not provide further details, but the US government is preparing a new package of $800 million in military aid. This will bring in about $3.4 billion in military aid that the United States has provided to Ukraine since Russia invaded the country on February 24.
03.10. Maduro: “Extraordinary sanctions against Russia”
Venezuelan President, Nicolas Maduro, has announced that his country is ready to counter the impact that the sanctions imposed by the United States and the European Union on Russia could have on the rest of the country after the invasion of Ukraine from the Eurasian country. . “We are preparing, we are ready, I can say, to face the impact of the rebound effect on the Western and global economy, after the anomalous sanctions against the Russian economy. Sanctions are perverted. C” There is a lot of arrogance in the West, Maduto said in a speech broadcast by the state channel.
02.50. Trudeau confirms: Canada is sending heavy equipment
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has confirmed that Canada will provide Ukraine with heavy artillery to respond to the Russian offensive in the east of the country. During a press conference, Trudeau said that the decision to send heavy artillery to Ukraine comes at the request of Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky. However, Trudeau did not provide details of the shipment of that military equipment, which he phrased “in the context of an illegal war on the part of Russia.” Trudeau noted that Canada is responding directly to Ukraine’s main demand “at this point in the war,” as Russia is trying to control much of the country’s east.
Canada’s Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland wrote on Twitter on Wednesday that Ottawa and Washington are working “to ensure that the Putin regime pays the full cost of its brutal war” and that Ukraine is victorious.
02.00. Luhansk Governor: The Russians control 80% of the territory
The governor of eastern Ukraine’s Luhansk region, Serhiy Gaidai, said that Russian forces control 80% of the oblast. The area controlled by Russia increased significantly after the capture of the city of Kremena on April 18, according to Jedai. Much of the region is under the de facto control of the self-proclaimed Luhansk People’s Republic, which unilaterally declared independence from Ukraine on May 12, 2014.
01.41. Chechnya leader: Today Azovstal is in the hands of the Russians
Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov said that the Russian army will take full control of the Azovstal steel plant in Mariupol by noon today. “Before lunchtime or a little later, Azovstal will be completely under the control of the forces of the Russian Federation,” Kadyrov said in an audio message posted on the Internet and picked up by international media.
01.25. Zelensky, partners begin to understand what we need
“I am very pleased to say, with cautious optimism, that our partners are beginning to better understand our needs. To understand exactly what we need. And exactly when we need it: not in a matter of weeks or in a month, but immediately., at the moment as Russia is trying to intensify its attacks ” . Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said this in his last video message about the West sending weapons to Kyiv.
00.01. Biden: ‘Horror of war pictures’
“The President treats these images like many Americans with horror, grief and fear for the Ukrainian people in peril” they are exposed to. So White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki responded to reporters from the White House about how President Joe Biden handled the images from Ukraine.