TOP NEWS: A conference on the restoration of Ukraine has begun in the city of Lugano in Switzerland. The Ukrainian government presented its plan of restoration. According to this plan, Ukraine needs $750 billion for 10 years. Russian Forces have already reported that they have captured the entire Luhansk region. However, fighting is still ongoing near several settlements. Russian Forces hit a school in Kharkiv with a missile.
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A conference on the restoration of Ukraine has started in Switzerland
The conference on the restoration of Ukraine is being held on July 4 and 5 in the city of Lugano in Switzerland. A large delegation from Ukraine is participating in the conference, in particular the Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada Ruslan Stefanchuk, Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal, several Ukrainian ministers and deputies.
Volodymyr Zelenskyy took part through video conference. According to him, Ukraine’s priorities are safety, technological efficiency, compliance with environmental standards, the use of green technologies, and the implementation of barrier-free access.
Ukraine needs $750 billion for 10 years on reconstruction
The Ukrainian government presented a plan for the recovery of Ukraine during the conference in Lugano. Among the projects for which funds are needed are the reconstruction of housing and infrastructure, ensuring energy independence, ensuring macro-financial stability, creating competitive access to capital.
Great Britain will join the restoration of Ukraine
In 2023, a conference devoted to the restoration of Ukraine will be held in Great Britain. The UK will also join the supervisory board to coordinate recovery efforts by Ukraine and allies.
In the Luhansk region, fighting continues for Bilohorivka and Novokonstyantynivka
Russian Forces have already reported that they have captured the entire Luhansk region. However, fighting is still going on near the settlements of Bilohorivka and Novokonstyantynivka.
Russian Forces destroyed a school in Kharkiv
Russian Forces launched a missile attack on a school in the Shevchenkivskyi District of Kharkiv. According to preliminary information, no one was killed as a result of the attack.
Residents of Mariupol still do not have access to water
Lack of water remains the main problem in Mariupol. Only about 3% of Mariupol residents have access to water.
More Ukrainians are returning home from abroad
Every day, 90,000 people cross the state border of Ukraine in both directions. The State Border Service claims that entry into Ukraine prevails over exit.