Putin will attend the BRICS summit
Russian President Vladimir Putin will take part in the BRICS summit in a virtual call on June 23-24. Russian media reported this. The BRICS countries are Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa.
Kyiv is again under Russian attack
Kyiv is again under attack by the Russian Armed Forces: “Explosions were heard in the Vyshhorod region this morning. Air defense fired at enemy targets.” This was stated by the governor of the Kyiv region, Oleksiy Kuleba, on a telegram, which was reported by the Ukrainian media. He added that the raids did not cause damage or injuries in the Ukrainian capital, calling on residents to continue to seek refuge in shelters.
Kyiv: “We advance towards Kherson, we will liberate it”
Today the Armed Forces of Ukraine have made significant progress and are already on the Kherson border. I am sure that in the next few weeks Kherson will be liberated by the Russians. The situation is the same in the direction of Melitopol. Our armed forces have already moved more than 10 kilometers from Zaporizhia to Melitopol, said Melitopol Mayor Ivan Fedorov, citing UNIAN. The mayor stressed that thanks to the new supply of weapons, Melitopol could be liberated: “A huge amount of Western weapons has arrived, which brings us closer to victory. I hope that in the near future it will be enough to liberate our occupied cities and save our population. “
UK: ‘The army is preparing to fight again in Europe’
The new commander of the British Army appealed to his forces: We must be prepared to face the renewed threat from Russia after the invasion of Ukraine. BBC reports it. In a letter addressed to “all civilian ranks and personnel,” General Sir Patrick Sanders highlighted the threat posed by Moscow and noted that he is the first chief of staff since 1941 to command the military in a land war in Europe that includes a continental superpower.” General Sanders says : “The Russian invasion of Ukraine underscores our main objective – to protect the UK and be prepared to fight and win land wars – and reinforces the need to deter Russian aggression with the threat of force.” He adds: “The world has changed since February 24 and now there is a compelling necessity to form an army that can fight alongside our allies and defeat Russia in battle.” The British Chief of Staff proclaims his goal “to accelerate the mobilization and modernization of the army to strengthen NATO and deprive Russia of the possibility of occupying other parts of Europe.” We are the generation that should prepare the army to fight again in Europe.” A defense source said it was not surprising that the new army chief addressed his forces in this way, noting the deteriorating security situation in Europe. He said the armies were “trained to fight.” The general’s speech on June 16.
Pro-Russian: “Aidar Severodonetsk Battalion surrendered”
According to the ambassador of the self-proclaimed Lugansk People’s Republic in Russia, Rodion MiroshnikUkrainian National Battalion fighters manage Some Russian army officers were detained in the suburbs of Severodonetsk. “In the outskirts of Severodonetsk, in Metelkino, the surrender of Aidarov’s fighters was confirmed with their commanders,” Miroshnik wrote in Telegram, citing it. tax.
Kyiv: The Russians are trying to advance towards Kharkiv
The Russians are trying to advance towards Kharkivsecond city Ukrainein the northeast of the country, while a Severodonetsk The situation is “very difficult” but it is under control. This is what he said on TV Vadim Denisenkoan adviser to the Ukrainian Interior Ministry, citing Ukrinform.
“The situation is very difficult, especially in the direction of Severodonetsk, but it is in control. We can say that the Russians did not make progress in the main areas “despite repeated attempts”, adding that the attempt to advance on the Bakhmut-Lyschansk road “failed” and “rejected,” Denisenko said. The Ukrainians. He specified the Russians “did not make any breakthroughs in Severodonetsk.” Then Denisenko emphasized that the situation was also difficult in the north of the region. KharkivThe Russians are once again trying to advance towards the city to resume their intense bombardment. Finally, the chancellor reported that this morning there were explosions in the Kyiv region, where Russian missiles were shot down by anti-aircraft guns.
Medvedev: The European Union may disappear before entering Ukraine
“What if the European Union has also disappeared by then? It makes me think of what scandal, what sacrifices were made at the altar of accession to the European Union, and what deception for the prospects of dissatisfied Ukrainians? Not to bring bad luck…”. The former prime minister, ex-president of Russia, and deputy head of the Security Council of the Russian Federation, Dmitry Medvedev, has returned to the attack on Telegram that threatens Europe in a post analyzing the process of Ukraine’s accession to the European Union. Ukrainians will “be under surveillance for decades. Therefore, the real deadline is the middle of the century. Not before.”
Berlin announces emergency measures after cutting Russian gas
there Germany It will take emergency measures to secure gas supplies in the face of the recent Russian supply disruption, particularly with increased gas use Coal-fired power plants. This was announced by the German government. To reduce gas consumption, it is necessary to reduce gas consumption for electricity generation. “Instead, coal-fired power plants will have to be used,” the Economy Ministry said in a statement.
“Gas consumption must continue to decline, so more gas must be stored in storage, otherwise things will become very difficult in the winter,” she says again, given Russia’s cuts in supplies. The goal is to reduce the use of gas for electricity generation and industry and to enhance the filling of storage facilities.
Kyiv: The Russians bombed the nitrogen plant twice
The Russians hit the factory twice azot From Severodonetskdestroy Checkpoint And sewage treatment plants in the factory, where approx 500 civilians. The Ukrainian armed forces reportedly support this Ukrinform He added that the bridges of the city of Lugansk, the center of the Russian attack, were bombed again.
Kyiv said the Russians also struck Lysichansk, Mitulkin, Borevsky, Bella Hora, Ustinivka, Mykolaivka and Belogorivka, and launched air strikes near Bella Hora and Myrna Dolina, and a missile attack near Verkhnyokamyanka. Great devastation in Popasna settlements and mountain communities, where two people were killed.
Kyiv deputy: “Stinger and Javelin sent by the United States have arrived”
The United State They moved to Ukraine 1400 missiles Anti-aircraft shoulder the stinger 6,500 anti-tank missiles were fired spear. Advertise it on Twitter Kira RoddickThe leader of the Ukrainian Golos party said that the arms shipment included drones switchbladeHowitzers and helicopters M – 17 and anti-ship missiles harpoon.
This tweet comes after the President of the United States this week Joe Biden Announced the sending of new weapons to Ukraine worth one billion dollars.